Geography - INDUSTRY

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Types of
indust
ry
Pri
ma ry
pe opl
e extr
act
raw
ma t
e r
ial
s f
rom the l
and or
sea. eg.
f
arming,
fi
shing,
mini
ng
secondary
people
ma nufact
u r
e t
hings usi
ng raw ma t
eri
als.
eg.
tur
n i
ng i
ron
o r
e
i
nto
steel
t
erti
ary
ser
vice
industr
y.
e g.
doctor
s,
teachers,
buil
ders,
shop
keepers,
fashi
on
desi
gn er
s
quater
n ar
y research
an d
deve l
opme nt
(hi
tech)
eg.
IT consul
tants
heavy i
ndustry
the man uf
acture
of
g oods
that
requir
e
lar
ge amo unts
of
hea v
y
or
bul
ky raw materi
als.
eg.
ir
on & st
e el
,
pott
e r
y
l
ight
i
n dust
ry
t
he
producti
on of
highva l
ue goods.
eg .
car
st
e r
eo, f
ashion
clot
h i
ng
f
ootl
o ose
industr
y
an i
nd ust
ry
that
is
not t
ied
to r
aw
ma ter
ial
s and so
has a wi
d e
choi
ce
of
locati
on
hi
t
e ch
industr
y
an i
ndu st
ry
that
develops and pr
od uces
new
a nd
adva nced
pr
o duct
s usi
n g
ad vanced
technology.
eg.
n ew mob i
l
e
phon es,
med i
cal
drugs
Business
pa r
ks ­ a
group of
new
off
ices
o r
mo der
n
fact
ori
e s
buil
t
in
pleasant
sur
roun di
ngs usuall
y on
the edge of
a
cit
y,
o s ome t
imes has l
eisur
e faci
li
ti
es
o n ot
so much
research
sci
ence
parks ­
an estat
e of
mo dern
offi
ces and hi
t
ech
indust
ri
e s
having
li
nks
wit
h a uni
versi
ty (
same
a s
a busi
n ess
park but
has a
li
nk wit
h a uni
versi
ty
an d
does more r
es ear
ch )
CASE
ST UDY
­ Camb ri
dge
science
pa r
k
l ar
ge, f
lat
,
G r
e enf
iel
d si
te on
the edge
o f
ci
ty
­ r
ural
/ur
b an
fr
inge
­ l
and i
s
cheape r
r oom for
expansion
a tt
racti
ve si
te
impresses cl
ient
s and cr
eates a
good i
ma ge
h ighl
y quali
f
ied and ski
l
led workf
orce avai
labl
e (
over
30 00
people
w or
k t
her
e )
c losel
y l
inked
w i
th
C amb r
idge uni
versi
ty
c lose
to
M1 1 and M25 ­ easy
to access
n ear St
a nst
ed ai
rport
for
i
nternat
ional
li
nks
g ood l
e i
sure
faci
li
ti
es
p leasant
housing and
o pen
spa ce
near by
l andscaped sur
round i
ngs ­
trees,
l
akes,
o r
name nt
al
gardens
g ood connecti
on s
to
the ci
ty
5 0 hectar
es of
land
o wned by
tri
nit
y col
lege
F ir
ms :
o R ese ar
ch and developmen t
of
med i
cal
product
s ­
animal
vacci
nes,
ki
dn ey
dial
ysis
ma chi
n es
o C omp uters
o L asers
o IT
products

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mp roves
roads and ai
rport
s considered
Technology
Tr
ad e
li
nks wit
h other
countr
ies
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sh el
l
in
N i
geri
a
Advs _
Lar
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l
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ry i
n t
he
wo r
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ots
of
mo ney
Safet
y
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ty
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