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DIRECT MATERIAL INPUT (DMI)

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Definition:
An indicator that measures the input of materials used in the economy, that is, all materials which are of economic value and are used in production and consumption activities; DMI equals domestic (used) extraction plus imports (in economy – wide material flow accounting).

Source Publication:
United Nations, European Commission, International Monetary Fund, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, World Bank , 2005, Handbook of National Accounting: Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting 2003, Studies in Methods, Series F, No.61, Rev.1, Glossary, United Nations, New York, para. 3.200.

Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Monday, July 04, 2005

Last updated on Monday, July 04, 2005