Industry and Trade. We have already learned about “Natural Resources”, raw materials needed for industry Forestry Mining Water. I ndustry. There are numerous ways of classifying industries. For this course we will classify them as primary , secondary, tertiary and quaternary. .
We have already learned about “Natural Resources”, raw materials needed for industry
Since nature determines the location, governments have provided incentives (motivation, financial assistance) for these industries to continue operating even though its location is less than ideal.
Power Supply and Fresh Water – Manufacturing plants usually require huge amounts of power. Others may need a large supply of water. Those plants that require large amounts of power and/or fresh water will be located near these sources.
There are 4 major manufacturing regions in the world.
Your new plant must be dedicated to the production of one of the following products: