agro-industry


agro-industry
agro-industry ˈagro-ˌindustry noun [uncountable]
FARMING COMMERCE agriculture and food production seen as an industry:

• The region has excellent potential for investment in mining, tourism, and agro-industry.

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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
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agro-industrial products


Financial and business terms. 2012.