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English definition of “agro-industry”

agro-industry

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
(Definition of agro-industry from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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