- agro-industry ˈagro-ˌindustry noun [uncountable]
• The region has excellent potential for investment in mining, tourism, and agro-industry.
* * *agro-industry UK US noun [U] COMMERCE► farming considered as a business: »
Cuba's sugar agro-industry is currently undergoing a radical transformation.► ECONOMICS the part of the economy relating to farming, for example, farmers, manufacturers of farm equipment, and importers and exporters of farm products: »
By developing the agro-industry we can promote the welfare of the agricultural sectors as well as attain overall economic growth.agro-industrial adjective► »
Financial and business terms. 2012.