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  • diamond industry

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    increased sales. Since the economy has taken some major strides towards recovery, the jewelry industry represents a bullish market. Large and small retailers are evaluating expansion opportunities outside of the traditional regional mall venue. With this in mind, it is the intention of this paper to assess the comprehensive strategies of the cyclical retail jewelry industry. In this highly competitive industry which is extremely sensitive to the level of discretionary consumer income and the subsequent

  • The Meat Industry

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    The Meat Industry The cattle industry produces vast amounts of strain in the environment. It is energy inefficient, pollutes water, occupies many acres of land, and deteriorates the health of the people who abuse its consumption. The government subsidizes this industry. Therefore, the price paid for meat doesn’t reflect the environmental hazards involved in the process. In order to protect our health and the health of the environment we should pay close attention to our food choices and make sure

  • electronics industry

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    PORTER’S FIVE FORCES MODEL 1. Rivalry Among Existing Competitors - (High) • Numerous and equally balanced competitors – As there are already large numbers of competitors in this industry, rivalry for better quality at a cheaper price is quite high. • Shorter Product Life-Cycle – As the technology is growing at a rapid pace, the life cycle of products has become relatively shorter. • High R&D costs – To come up with a better or a substitute product with better added features it requires great

  • The Prostitution Industry

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    The Prostitution Industry A prostitute is defined by the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary as “a person who offers herself / himself for sexual intercourse for money.” Legally, prostitution is the sale of sexual services. The services may consist of any sexual acts, including those which do not involve copulation. While payment may be any nonsexual consideration, most commonly it is in the form of money. In what seems to be a world historical pattern, an upsurge in prostitution followed

  • Petrochemical Industry

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    The Middle East is probably the most important influence on the global petrochemical industry today and will remain so for many years to come. However, prospects of a war in Iraq are raising concerns, and logistical and feedstock challenges could hem in the region's growth. Saudi Basic Industries Corp., or SABIC, the majority of which is owned by the Saudi Arabian government, has grown to 40.6 million metric tons of petrochemical production and sales of $9 billion in 2002 to become the 11th largest

  • Agriculture Industry

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    Agriculture Industry There are various factors affecting the demand for John Deere's products. These factors can be categorized as Financial, Crops, Crop Prices, Line Stock Prices, Farm Equipment and the competition. Financial factors include interest rates, credit availability, currency exchange rates, monetary and fiscal policies set by the government, net farm income and government regulated price floors on the agriculture segment. Crops/Crop Prices include planed acreage, grain export and

  • The Movie Industry

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    else did you have to do? Fill out the MIT application? Most teenagers, myself included, probably look at movies as entertainment, rather than as art, and most directors will confirm this. The movie industry has capitalized on this "entertainment" view of movies. More than ever, the movies industry is dominated by blockbusters and, to many's dismay, sequels to previous blockbusters. According to the website of the Motion Pictures Association of America (MPAA), from 1999 to 2002, the average theatrical

  • Comparison of an Industry

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    products and services, as well as their users. For example a growing number of companies in the travel industry make use of the Internet platform as virtual shops for marketing and selling travel products and services. Web travel sales has almost doubled annually for the past three years. In 2003, Internet online sales reached 10% of the total bookings and business transactions of the travel industry, including the airlines, hotels, and car rental companies. The followings are indications of the current

  • Industry, Sector, And Area Analysis Of Wood Industry

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    II. Industry, Sector, and Area Analysis Manufacturing industry refers to those industries which involves processing and preparing products from raw materials into finished goods.This includes all lumber and woods. It also includes foods, chemicals, machines, and equipments. It is the production of merchandise for use or for sale with the use of tools, raw materials, machines, and labor. Raw materials are transformed into finished goods to be able to be sold. Manufacturing industries play an important

  • Slaughterhouse Industry

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    TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction Industry Study Project Description A.     Basic Project Information B.     Project Location C.     Project Rationale D.     Alternative E.     Description of Project Phases F.     Baseline Environment Condition G.     Impact Assessment and Mitigation H.     Environment Management Plan I.     Proposal for an Environmental Monitoring and Guarantee Fund Attachment of Annexes A.     Photos or Plates of Proposed Project B.     Impact Areas, Affected and Communities