posted on 06-06-2019
Updated October 1, 2019
What is a Heavy Industry?
How Does a Heavy Industry Work?
Oil, mining, shipbuilding, steel, chemicals, machinery manufacturing and similar industries are examples of heavy industry. They are very capital-intensive, meaning that they require aof machinery and equipment to produce. Often, they are criticized for their environmental impacts.
Why Does a Heavy Industry Matter?
Heavy industry refers to industries that produce "" products.