The history of industry is long and complex. It has changed dramatically over the years, both in terms of the products being made and the ways they are made. We’ll take a look at both the history of industry and the different types of industries. In our articles, we will discuss the history of industry, its evolution, and the major industries that evolved out of it.
The Biggest Industries in the World
The world has become a small place, with rapid global communication and transportation. Businesses today operate in an international marketplace where customers, competitors, suppliers, and partners are all located everywhere. This has led to the…32
What makes up the Petroleum Industry?
Oil and gas exploration and production involves significant risks. Resources found in oil- and gas-rich rock formations fluctuate and can be depleted faster than the rate of discovery. Oil and gas companies must constantly innovate and find new…14
The Coal Industry Today and Tomorrow
Coal remains one of the world’s most abundant and affordable fuels, with 329 million tons produced in 2016. Coal is abundant, carbon-rich and easy to mine and process. These characteristics make it attractive to many countries looking to reduce…12
Industry – The Car Industry and its Future
The car industry represents a major segment of the modern day economy. In 2016, it was the third largest employer in the world, with almost 1.5 million people working in it. The emergence of the car industry in the early 20th century had a major…15
Manufacturing and its Future in a Digital World
When you think of the word ‘manufacturing,’ images of heavy machinery and long assembly lines probably come to mind. But manufacturing can involve a variety of processes and technologies. It’s no longer just about making things. In…16
Renewable Energy in the Green Energy Industry
The Green Energy Industry is a broad term used to describe the growing and changing industry of energy production, particularly renewable energy production. The industry is constantly evolving as new technologies are developed and as the…13