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Arms trade
Auto industryThe manufacturing of motor vehicles is a major industry in the world economy.
Big AgricultureThe handful of food and chemical companies which completely dominate what we eat and how food is made, supposedly in competition with one another.
Big chemicalIn 2018, the sales of the top fifty companies amounted to US$951,000,000,000
Construction industryThe construction of new infrastructure is a major industry in the world economy.
Food/IndustryThe very large industrial food producers and manufacturers.
Mining industryLarge global industry; specifying in extraction of natural resources
Petrochemical industryIn 2018, the global market value of petrochemicals was 539 billion U.S. dollars, and is forecast to increase to 651.1 billion U.S. dollars by 2027.<a href="#cite_note-1">[1]</a>
Petroleum industryThe exploration, extraction, refining, transporting (often by oil tankers and pipelines), and marketing of petroleum products
TechnologyThe application of science for practical purposes, usually in industry.


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