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Definition of

heavy industry

Operations & Production

manufacturing sector making large products a manufacturing industry that requires a lot of resources, uses heavy raw materials such as coal, and makes large products such as ships or engines

Definitions of ’heavy industry’ and meaning of ’heavy industry’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’heavy industry’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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