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  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)

  
 Tibet Environmental Watch - Development
In contrast to this, in the overall economy of the PRC, almost 60 percent of the GDP growth between 1998 and 2001 was due to the secondary sector: 52.4 percent from industry and mining, and 7 percent from construction.
The sluggishness of secondary industry in the TAR seems to reflect a shift away from attempts to establish a secondary industrial base in the province.
Industry here should not be confused with the abstract economic concept of industry that is often used synonymously with "sector", as in primary industry, secondary industry and tertiary industry.
www.tew.org /development/eco.growth.tar.html   (7774 words)

  
 Tertiary sector of industry Summary
The tertiary sector of industry (also known as 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 industry (extraction such as mining, agriculture 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.bookrags.com /Tertiary_sector_of_industry   (2570 words)

  
 Iran Daily - Economic Focus - 08/27/06   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Industry cluster is a geographic concentration of interconnected businesses, suppliers, and associated institutions and industries in a particular field.
An industry cluster is a geographical location where enough resources and competences amass and reach a critical threshold, giving it a key position in a given economic branch of activity, with a decisive sustainable competitive advantage over others places and regions, or even international supremacy in that field.
In developed nations, industry clusters are used in a network approach in the development phenomenon of small industrial units and constructive relations with research units and academic centers.
www.iran-daily.com /1385/2645/html/focus.htm   (1443 words)

  
 Category:Industries - ArticleWorld   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Industries refers to manufacturing and production facilities, both the physical locations as well as the broader range of activities involved in the manufacture of a physical product.
Industry is often used as a collective description of business and commercial interests.
A secondary meaning of 'industry' in the singular is close and steady application application to a given task.
www.articleworld.org /index.php/Category:Industries   (75 words)

  
 The Hindu : Changing pattern of GDP growth
The inter-decadal growth of the services sector's share of the GDP has been marked by a simultaneous fall in the primary sector's contribution (agriculture, forestry and fishing) and a smaller rise in contribution from the secondary sector (mining and quarrying, manufacturing, electricity, gas and water supply and construction).
Under the secondary (industry) sector, manufacturing was the single-largest contributor (17.49) followed by construction (5.17), electricity, gas and water supply (2.52) and mining and quarrying (2.20).
Rather than arising from the growth of the primary (agriculture) and secondary (industry) sectors, the growth in the Indian services sector is seen as one which has been on account of rising government expenditure, Dr. Nagaraj said, adding that "phenomenal increase" in government spending, for instance, is cause for concern.
www.hinduonnet.com /thehindu/2000/07/05/stories/0605000a.htm   (1120 words)

  
 Mexico ECONOMY
Traditionally, Mexico's economy has been predominantly agricultural, but by 2000 the primary sector contributed only 5% of the GDP and employed less than a fifth of the labor force while the secondary sector—industry—contributed 26% of GDP and employed about 25% of the labor force.
Services is the largest sector, accounting for nealy 70% of GDP and employing over half of the work force.
The agreements between government, labor, and the private sector combined austere fiscal and monetary restraints with price/wage controls and freer trade possibilities.
www.nationsencyclopedia.com /Americas/Mexico-ECONOMY.html   (959 words)

  
 Worldworx Travel - Global Information - Industry
Industry involves the production of items to be traded, sold and used throughout the world.
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.
Secondary industries take the raw materials produced by the primary industries and transform them into products.
www.worldworx.tv /global-information/industry/index.htm   (318 words)

  
 Iraqi Military Industry
Figures published by the Iraqi Federation of Industries claimed that the private sector dominated the construction industry if measurement were based not on the number of employees or on the value of output, but on the amount of capital investment.
By the mid-1980s, efforts to upgrade industrial capacity from the extracting and processing of natural resources to heavy industry, to the manufacturing of higher technology and to the production of consumer items were still not fully successful.
The electronics industry, concentrated in Baghdad, had grown to account for about 6 percent of output with the help of Thompson-CSF (that is, Compagnie sans fil) of France and the Soviet Union.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/iraq/industry.htm   (1740 words)

  
 BBC - GCSE Bitesize - Geography | Economic | Secondary industry
In the UK secondary industry as a whole has been on the decline for the last 25 years.
Industries like steel-making or textile production that are dependant on heavy raw materials (coal and iron) and produce bulky goods.
Physical inputs - in primary industries this is sun, soil, water; in secondary industries this is raw materials (such as cotton for textiles or metal for cars); 2.
bbc.co.uk /schools/gcsebitesize/geography/economic/industryrev5.shtml   (542 words)

  
 Texas Governor Rick Perry - Industry Cluster Initiative
By identifying industry clusters, the State of Texas will be better positioned to compete nationally and internationally for jobs of the 21st century.
The objective of the Industry Cluster Initiative is to stimulate long-term sustained growth and focus the allocation of state resources on key industry clusters that economists say will be the engine of job creation and economic development in the 21st century.
“Industry cluster” means a concentration of businesses and industries in a geographic region that are interconnected by the markets they serve, the products they produce, their suppliers, the trade associations to which their employees belong, and the educational institutions from which their employees or prospective employees receive training.
www.governor.state.tx.us /divisions/press/initiatives/Industry_Cluster/Industry_Cluster_SP   (1309 words)

  
 About ERF
The private sector is the dominant sector in the Moroccan economy.
However, this strategy was slow in producing tangible results, mostly because of the initial weakness of the private sector and the dynamics surrounding the development of the public sector.
Already in the 1960s and 1970s, at a time when the public sector was going through a period of dynamic expansion, the country witnessed some initial attempts at the privatization of public capital.
www.erf.org.eg /middle.php?file=nletter/Sep97-06   (2070 words)

  
 LOAN: BAN 30332-01 | Secondary Education Sector Improvement Project
The Project will assist the Government in reforming and restructuring secondary education through strengthening policy making and management capacity, improving effectiveness in the use of education resources, enhancing quality of education and ensuring its relevance to the world of work, and contributing to equitable access for females and for students in underserved areas.
The Project is formulated as a sector loan within the framework of the Government's Secondary Education Sector Development Plan (SESDP), 2000-2010, and associated policies, and with the aim of long-term involvement in the subsector.
Secondary education graduates of improved quality will contribute to human development and improved status of women by increasing the number of students qualified for higher education, improving living standards and health, reducing population growth, and providing people with the means to engage in productive employment.
www.adb.org /documents/profiles/loan/30332013.asp   (1970 words)

  
 Industry - Glasgledius   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
However there may be many businesses within an industry sector, either concentrating on an individual product or raw material, a particular stage in the industrial process, or a particular geographic location.
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.
The Secondary 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.
www.glasglow.com /e2/in/Industry.html   (380 words)

  
 BBC - GCSE Bitesize - Geography | Economic | Secondary industry
In the UK secondary industry as a whole has been on the decline for the last 25 years.
Industries like steel-making or textile production that are dependant on heavy raw materials (coal and iron) and produce bulky goods.
Physical inputs - in primary industries this is sun, soil, water; in secondary industries this is raw materials (such as cotton for textiles or metal for cars); 2.
www.bbc.co.uk /schools/gcsebitesize/geography/economic/industryrev5.shtml   (542 words)

  
 T2RERC: Research: Industry Profiles: Method
In Phase II (Compilation) market research is compiled into "industry profiles." Profiles are evaluated by consumers and content experts and edited to ensure that they are accessible, well organized, complete and accurate.
In Phase III (Testing) industry profiles are disseminated to experts in the private (manufacturers from corresponding industry segment), and public (federal agencies and universities) sectors.
Secondary market data is obtained through an analysis of pre-existing sources including: trade publications; trade shows (participants, products); government reports and databases; research publications; and a manufacturer's product literature.
cosmos.buffalo.edu /t2rerc/research/industry-profile/method.htm   (861 words)

  
 A Role for Industry in the Post Secondary Education Sector in Ontario
Since industry is a major consumer of the output from the Ontario Postsecondary Institutions, we suggest in this brief response one possible model for such a role in Northernwestern Ontario.
Provide industrial and academic mentors and summer cooperative jobs for such students as a mechanism for retaining the students in their programs.
The mining and minerals industry being given a role in aiding the development of such personnel through a Sudbury-based foundation called the Ontario School of Mines, directly affiliated with Laurentian university and the community colleges of Northeastern Ontario, and linked to other mining related educational institutions in the Province.
inord.laurentian.ca /11_04/LU_mining_RAE.htm   (1264 words)

  
 Tertiary sector of industry
The tertiary sector of industry is also known as the service industry.
It sector includes all types of services ranging from lawyers and consultantss to your local hairdresser (tourism is also a major branch).
Public utilities are often considered part of the tertiary sector as they provide services to people, while the creating the utility's infrastructure is often considered part of the secondary sector, even thought the same business may be involved in both aspects of the operation.
www.fact-index.com /t/te/tertiary_sector_of_industry.html   (230 words)

  
 Industry Studies - Land Combat   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Industry representatives, concerned with maintaining their design capability and developing a cadre of competent designers for the foreseeable future, acknowledge a critical shortage of mechanical engineers, and attribute it to the preference of many college students for degrees in computer and electrical engineering.
It is most instructive to examine the outlook for the LCV industry for two periods: the present through 2005 (the short term) and 2005 through 2020 (the long term).
While it is generally agreed that U.S. industries should not be directly subsidized or state-owned, the competitive environment is such as to commend a review of the rules and regulations regarding the sale of U.S. military hardware and pursuit of policies that facilitate the export of LCV systems.
www.ndu.edu /icaf/industry/2000/landcombat/landcombat.htm   (6546 words)

  
 Agenda 21 - Brazil
In the residential and commercial sector, the LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) is used by circa 85% of the population.
In view of the the growing expansion of the services sector and given that the share of the industrial sector in the Brazilian GDP was 31.4% in 1995, while that of the farming sector was 11.3%, it may well be said that the country is following the standard trend of the industrialized economies.
Due to the fact that there is no precise data on green industries and their relationship to the national economy, the CNI intends to carry out a study in 1998 to quantify industrial investments in the environment (environmental accounting) and to draft a proposal to quantify, encourage and stimulate green industry.
www.un.org /esa/agenda21/natlinfo/countr/brazil/eco.htm   (12378 words)

  
 New York State Department of Labor - Workforce Industry Data
Private sector employment in the Rochester metropolitan area declined 2,300, or 0.5 percent, to 431,100 over the year ending October 2006.
Boasting 65,000 full-time and 23,000 part-time students enrolled at area colleges and universities, the educational services sector (private sector schools and colleges) has become an important source of job creation in the region.
From 2000 to 2005, private sector employment declined by 20,000 or 4.1 percent.
www.labor.state.ny.us /workforceindustrydata/index.asp?reg=fin   (748 words)

  
 The Hindu : Karnataka / Bangalore News : A growth-oriented budget: CII
The industry/secondary sector is estimated to grow at 8.9 percent over the previous year.
According to the Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC), a major feature of the budget is the creation of a special purpose vehicle for funding infrastructure projects, which will provide seed capital for starting projects.
As for Central excise, the increase in SSI (small-scale industries) exemption limit from Rs.
www.hindu.com /2005/03/01/stories/2005030115890300.htm   (460 words)

  
 Tertiary sector of industry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The tertiary sector of industry (also known as 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 industry (extraction such as mining, agriculture and fishing).
The service sector consists of the "soft" parts of the economy such as insurance, government, 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.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tertiary_sector_of_industry   (827 words)

  
 Report on Industry-Environment Sector of Pakistan in the Perspective of World Summit on Sustainable Development 2002
The idea of inducting private sector in the development of civil society is packaged under the title of 'partnerships between corporations and civil society'.
Industry in Pakistan considers the environmental information as highly sensitive information therefore they do not feel at ease to share the information with any government project.
Industry in the past has opened up under those projects, which were implemented by their own institutions.
www.cpp.org.pk /other/wssdmoe.html   (3898 words)

  
 Welcome To Businessuite Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Manufacturing, the secondary sector of industry, is a vital part of a country’s economy.
This sector takes the output of the primary sector and transforms these raw materials into finished goods to a point where they are suitable for use by other businesses, for export or for sale to consumers.
In recent years, with the collaborative effort of the private sector and the public sector, the industry has increased its output.
www.businessuiteonline.com   (1113 words)

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