Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 23:29

secondary industry

EnglishEdit

Examples (Levels of Industry)

primary industry: apple orchard
secondary industry: apple sauce manufacturer
tertiary industry: grocery store

NounEdit

secondary industry (plural secondary industries)

  1. (economics) An industry that processes raw materials produced by primary industry into goods suitable for tertiary industry to provide goods or services to consumers.

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