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  Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Secondary sector of industry
The Secondary sector of industry is the manufacturing sector of industry.
This sector of industry generally takes the output of the primary sector and manufactures finished goods or products to a point where they are suitable for use by other businesses, for export, or sale to domestic consumers.
This sector is often divided into light industry and heavy industry.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/se/Secondary_sector_of_industry   (164 words)

  
  Delivered Energy Consumption Projection by Industry in the Annual Energy Outlook 2002
These industries are projected to grow more slowly than the total industrial sector (Table 7), with the average growth for the group (1.2 percent) projected at less than half the rate of the industrial sector total (2.6 percent).
All of these industries are projected to grow more slowly than the total industrial sector, with the average growth for the group projected at 1.7 percent per year between 2000 and 2020, compared with 2.6 percent for the industrial sector total (Table 28).
All the industry groups in the industrial sector are projected to decrease their delivered energy consumption per unit of output, except for the petroleum refining and oil and gas extraction industries (Figure 36).
www.eia.doe.gov /oiaf/analysispaper/industry/consumption.html   (7490 words)

  
 Tertiary sector of industry - Definition, explanation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The tertiary sector of industry, also called the service sector or the service industry, is one of the three main industrial categories of a developed economy, the others being the secondary industry (manufacturing and primary goods production such as agriculture), and primary industry (extraction such as mining and fishing).
The service sector consists of the "soft" parts of the economy such as insurance, tourism, banking, retail and education.
Public utilities are often considered part of the tertiary sector as they provide services to people, while creating the utility's infrastructure is often considered part of the secondary sector, even though the same business may be involved in both aspects of the operation.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/t/te/tertiary_sector_of_industry.php   (713 words)

  
 Food Processing Industry In Cavite, processing, priority processing, parallel processing, influence of soul food on ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Industry began in it's present soul form of during the 1800s, aided by technological in advances, and it has continued to develop to then-unheard of size and wealth.
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 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Primary industry is a larger sector in developing countries; for instance, animal husbandry is more common in Africa than in Japan.
In developed countries primary industry becomes more developed and more high-tech, for instance the mechanization of arable farming opposed to hand picking and planting.
Developed countries are allowed to maintain and develop their primary industries even further due to the excess wealth.
www.goupstate.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=primary_industry   (312 words)

  
 Secondary sector of industry - ArticleWorld   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The raw materials, or those that have been processed or purified by the primary sector, are in this stage converted to goods or products suitable for sale to consumers, or use by other businesses.
Secondary sector industries are generally extremely energy-dependent and have considerable [[environmental and health impact.
Industries in this sector include food processing, engineering, electronics, energy, and automobiles.
www.articleworld.org /index.php?title=Secondary_sector_of_industry&printable=yes   (110 words)

  
 Worldworx Travel - Global Information - Industry
Industry involves the production of items to be traded, sold and used throughout the world.
Primary industries normally involve the collection of natural resources.
The countries of the developing world rely heavily on primary industry and this sector can often account for as much as 50% of a country's total exports.
www.worldworx.tv /global-information/industry/index.htm   (318 words)

  
 Industry Dialogues - Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
Currently, Industry Dialogues serve to advance the development of liberalisation initiatives in two of the 15 areas identified by APEC for early voluntary sectoral liberalisation: the automotive and chemical industries.
The APEC Automotive Dialogue was established in 1999 to serve as a forum for government officials and senior industry representatives to work together on strategies for increasing integration and development of the automotive sector in the region.
The primary goal of the NFMD is to bring together public and private sector representatives to promote cooperation and interaction in the area of trade-related regulatory policy and facilitate non-ferrous metals trade, competitiveness and sustainable development of the industry in the Asia-Pacific region.
www.apecsec.org.sg /apec/business_resources/industry_dialogues.html   (297 words)

  
 Primary_sector_of_industry - The Wordbook Encyclopedia
The manufacturing industries that aggregate, pack, package, purify or process the raw materials close to the primary producers are normally considered part of this sector, especially if the raw material is unsuitable for sale or difficult to transport long distances.
Primary industry is found in larger amounts in developing countries; for instance, animal husbandry is more common in Africa than in Japan.
These technological advances and investment allow the primary sector to require less workforce and, this way, developed countries tend to have a smaller percentage of their workforce involved in primary activities, instead having a higher pecentage involved in the secondary and tertiary sectors.
www.thewordbook.com /Primary_sector_of_industry   (466 words)

  
 Growfish - Gippsland Aquaculture Industry Network (GAIN)
Primary Industries, Water and Environment Minister Bryan Green launched the plan, "The State of Growth" at Deloraine, pledging a renewed focus for his department to assist primary producers reach lofty growth aims outlined in a 28-page plan.
But several industry experts were sceptical about the targets, even though they welcomed the Government's move toward more industry support.
TGFA Wool Council chairman Jim Cooper was another who doubted the ability of the sector to grow to the Government's expectations.
www.growfish.com.au /content.asp?ContentId=841   (361 words)

  
 The Hindu : Property Plus Kochi : `Declare construction sector as an industry'
If the sector was given the status of an industry, the Government could help it with tax concessions, liberal institutional financial assistance etc., for it to grow as a major industry that was already employing more than 15 crore of people in the country.
The Government declared many packages for the agriculture sector but it refused to see the contributions of the construction sector in absorbing the shocks in the agriculture sector, particularly on the employment front, by not making the construction sector an industry.
He said that if the sector was declared an industry it would help contribute greatly to the development of the country and provide infrastructure and housing facilities to the people.
www.thehindu.com /pp/2006/10/14/stories/2006101400310300.htm   (542 words)

  
 Computer & Electonics Industry Profile
The Hi-Tech industry, NAICS 334, is a large and complex sector.
This sector consumed about 4,300 million KWh of electricity in 1997, or nine percent of the total electricity used in the manufacturing sector in California.
An indicator of the importance of this industry for the future is found in statistics about venture capital: In 1998, 41 percent of the nation's venture capital went into California hi-tech industries.
www.energy.ca.gov /pier/iaw/industry/comp.html   (540 words)

  
 social_housing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Due to the neglect of the poor and very poor over many decades, the real source of market promise is not the wealthy few in the developing world, or even the emerging middle-income consumers: It is the billions of aspiring poor who are joining the market economy for the first time.
Housing is a primary sector of industry that can contribute towards the upliftment and empowerment of communities.
By focusing on aspects of the construction industry, it is possible to generate wealth and opportunities for emerging communities by introducing and facilitating mutually beneficial projects between these communities and the established formal sector.
www.moladi.com /social_upliftment.htm   (368 words)

  
 PRIMARY SECTOR OF INDUSTRY : Encyclopedia Entry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The downstream manufacturing industries that aggregate, pack, package, purify or process the raw materials close to the primary producers are normally considered part of this sector, especially if the raw material is unsuitable for sale or difficult to transport long distances.
Primary industry is found in larger amounts in poorer countrys, typicaly LEDC's, for instance there are high levels of animal husbandry in Africa but lower levels of animal husbandry in Japan.
Mining was a common and wide spread industry in South Wales and this is a good case study when studying how an economy can come to rely on one form of business.
bibleocean.com /OmniDefinition/Primary_sector_of_industry   (242 words)

  
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Primary industries are particularly exposed to changing natural, environmental, economic and social conditions.
Pork Industry Labor will: Impose provisional safeguard measures in line with World Trade Organisation rules to limit pig meat imports and provide immediate relief to Australian pork producers; and Provide $8.1 million over three years (commencing in 1998-99) to assist the industry to increase export processing capacity.
Rural Leadership All sectors in agriculture and fisheries are looking for clear and strategic leadership in the face of dramatically changing market conditions.
www.australianpolitics.com /elections/1998/alp-policies/primary-industries-policy.doc   (2332 words)

  
 Global Sector Indexing
Second, it isn't clear whether the demand for sector funds is truly global, or if the desire to invest at the sector level is confined to sub-sections of the globe such as Europe, Euroland, or simply within the home market.
Finally, investors are also faced with several alternative industry and sector classifications published by the community of index vendors.
The overall uncertainty regarding the demand for global sector funds, and the lack of consensus on the part of investors as to the optimal benchmark and vehicle, has made the introduction of global sector index products slow.
www.ssga.com /library/esps/adelekohlerglobalsectorin/page.html   (1282 words)

  
 Primary sector of industry - ArticleWorld   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The primary sector of industry refers to all endeavors that convert natural resources into primary products.
Agriculture and farming, mining, fishing, forestry, and agribusiness are all primary sectors.
'Downstream' manufacturing industries that take over the fresh product almost as soon as it is made in order to package, process, purify, sort, or compact it are also considered primary industries.
www.articleworld.org /index.php/Primary_sector_of_industry   (68 words)

  
 Industry (1870-1913)
Before the close of the war-torn 1870s, industrial progress was evident only in Thessaloniki, where the increased use of steam was essential to meet ballooning urban and military needs.
Nevertheless, the growth of craft and heavy industry (there were only a few factories in this category) was linked with the rail connection with central Europe (1888) and businesses' ensuing struggle to survive the influx of goods from that region.
In the 1890s, the thread and textile industry began to thrive in western Macedonia (Veroia, Naousa, Edessa).
www.macedonian-heritage.gr /HellenicMacedonia/en/A3.3.4.2.html   (187 words)

  
 produtos prim├írios - primary products / goods (Portuguese to English translation glossary) ...
Primary products - Commodities produced by the extractive industries such as farming, fishing, forestry, and mining.
The primary sector of industry generally involves the conversion of natural resources into primary products.
craigs: also called "primary goods;" they do include raw materials and commodities, but this term has a particular significance in the field of study of economics or business
www.proz.com /kudoz/1596496   (409 words)

  
 Canadian Industry Statistics - Homepage
Canadian Industry Statistics presents and analyses industry data on the number of establishments, gross domestic product and labour productivity for industry sectors belonging to the Canadian Economy using a few of the latest annual data sources from Statistics Canada.
Sectors are defined in accordance with the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 1997.
Additional analyses of sub-sectors, industry groups, industries and national industries belonging to the Manufacturing sector are offered.
strategis.ic.gc.ca /sc_ecnmy/sio/homepage.html   (313 words)

  
 Forestry Industry Overview
Industrial grades of softwood lumber are remanufactured into molding, millwork, door and window parts.
This industry sector brings a significant amount of value added to the state; approximately $2.2 billion in 1997.
Typically the pulp and paper industry is broken down into three sectors: newsprint, paper and paperboard, and market pulp.
www.cityofseattle.net /tda/industry/forestry.htm   (2128 words)

  
 industry
The industry is estimated to grow at a compound annual rate of 9.5% through 2002, reaching $425.7 billion.
The service sector is expected to account for the lion's share of growth in the core IT occupations during the 1996- 2006 period.
The growth in the IT sector is fueled not only by rapid diffusion of information technologies throughout the economy, but also by the tendency of firms in all industries to out source both routine and complex information activities in order to concentrate on core business.
www.american.edu /carmel/ps2151a/industry.htm   (1811 words)

  
 Random Works of the Web » Blog Archive » Secondary sector of industry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The secondary sector of industry is the manufacturing sector of industry.
This sector of industry generally takes the output of the primary sector and manufactures finished goods or products to a point where they are suitable for use by other businesses, for export, or sale to domestic consumers.
This sector is often divided into light industry and heavy industry.
random.dragonslife.org /secondary-sector-of-industry/1704   (184 words)

  
 Industry
Industry, compliance and corporate governance issues affect which solutions you choose.
Solutions are most successful when they are designed and implemented in the context of the relevant value chain.
Open Text's Industry Solutions are based on a framework providing the right task and resource (activity) support for the processes in your industry value chain.
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 2002 NAICS Definitions: 23 Construction
The construction sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in the construction of buildings or engineering projects (e.g., highways and utility systems).
This activity is not included in the construction sector unless the construction work performed is the primary activity of a separate establishment of the enterprise.
Although a growing proportion of this work is subcontracted to independent contractors in the Construction Sector, the operating units of telecommunications and utility companies performing this work are included with the telecommunications or utility activities.
www.census.gov /epcd/naics02/def/NDEF23.HTM   (598 words)

  
 IBISWorld US Other Specialty Food Stores Industry Market Research Report   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Operators in this industry retail a broad range of specialty and gourmet food including baked goods, candy, confectionery, dairy products, etc. These goods are purchased from manufacturers and wholesalers, which operators then retail these goods, through their store, to the general public.
The majority of goods supplied by this industry are purchased by consumers' aged 18 to 35.
NAICS definition: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing specialty foods (except meat, fish, seafood, and fruits and vegetables) not for immediate consumption and not made on premises.
www.ibisworld.com /industry/definition.asp?industry_id=1046   (279 words)

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