capital expenditure


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capital expenditure

n. payment by a business for basic assets such as property, fixtures, or machinery, but not for day-to-day operations such as payroll, inventory, maintenance and advertising. Capital expenditures supposedly increase the value of company assets and are usually intended to improve productivity.

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Accordingly, global capital expenditure is expected to witness strong growth in 2011 at 15%.
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Table 15: Oil and Gas Capital Expenditure, South and Central America, ($bn), 2006-2011 26
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Approximate values shown **Wal-Mart did not provide capital expenditure figures.
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In a more recent case, the court held the cost of cleaning contaminated soil also was a capital expenditure.

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