• Manufacturing refers to the production of finished goods into more valuable products from raw materials with the help of labour, machines etc.
  • For Example,
    • Paper is manufactured from wood , here paper is a finished good and wood is a raw material.
    • Sugar is manufactured from sugarcane , here sugar is a finished good and sugarcane is a raw material.
  • People employed in secondary activities manufacture the primary materials into finished goods.  
  • For Example,
    • The workers who are employed in steel factories, cars, breweries, textile industries, bakeries etc.
  • The development of manufacturing industries is used to measure the economic strength of a country.

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 13 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.