heavy industry

Definition

An industry which is capital- and/or labor-intensive, such as automobile, industrial machinery, steel, rubber, mining or petroleum.

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You should try to make sure that you are hiring the right people any time you are in the heavy industry.

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I worked in a heavy industry and it was filled with a lot of hard work and also a lot of hard headed people.

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This was a heavy industry as the factors of production were huge as the company had grown so large over time.

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