He said Indonesia did not need to import shrimp as the nation had a production surplus .
In other words, there was a huge reservoir of surplus capacity in the United States.
One team with a surplus of pitching needs a center fielder.
A series of deductions is made from it that tends to turn the surplus into a deficit.
However, the first use for surplus cash must be to reduce any outstanding debts.
The treasurer in his report showed that the finances had a surplus at the end of the year.
At the same time, the US working day is becoming more intense as surplus labor grows.
Using military surplus equipment like smoke grenades, searchlights, and small airplanes, the FWS herded the birds back into the refuges.
West Germany was running a huge current account surplus , interest rates were low and the economy was booming.
Some banks with surplus cash distribute money to their neighbours.