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Industry articles[edit]

There are the following different meanings and related terms of industry:

I'm wondering whether we can standardize such entities using Wikidata and Infoboxes.

--Vanuan (talk) 21:04, 1 December 2016 (UTC)

Industry v. Manufacturing[edit]

What is the difference between Industry and Manufacturing? The current definitions sound very similar: "Industry is the production of goods or related services within an economy." and "Manufacturing is the production of merchandise for use or sale using labour and machines, tools, chemical and biological processing, or formulation." Power~enwiki (talk) 08:09, 17 July 2017 (UTC)

Industry includes construction, mining, manufacturing and utilities. Ian D 123 (talk) 01:28, 24 August 2017 (UTC)