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Bauxite extracted from an old mine in Provence, France. Most of the world's aluminum is sourced from bauxite ore.

All about the Aluminum Industry

Used in an incredible range of industrial and household products, the significance of aluminum is vast though its environmental impact is significant.

January 28, 2016 11:33

A popular brand of beer produced in Mexico. Mexico is the world's leading exporter of the alcoholic beverage.

All about the Beer Industry

As the most popular alcoholic beverage in the world, beer is lucrative and significant to the economies of many countries.

January 27, 2016 12:26

The recent Ebola Outbreak has served as a major obstacle on Guinea's "Road to Financial Security".

25 Lowest Saving Countries

While frugal policies has often proven to be a smart strategy for countries, these nations have the lowest savings worldwide.

January 25, 2016 12:27

A farm growing tangerine, another popular small fruit similar to mandarins.

Where Are Clementines Grown?

China dominates the market for Mandarins, Clementines, Tangerines, and Satsumas, with Spain and Turkey behind it.

January 25, 2016 12:27

The consumption of cranberries has been increasing worldwide in recent years.

Where Are Cranberries Grown?

While North America clearly dominates the cranberry market, Eastern Europe is also emerging as an important region.

January 25, 2016 12:26

Bushes full of ripe blueberries on a farm in the US state of Michigan.

Where Are Blueberries Grown?

Despite increased demand across the globe today, the US and Canada still produce 95% of the world’s blueberries.

January 25, 2016 12:26

"Bikes" have provided environmentally-friendly transport, exercise, and recreation for centuries. Today, they power a multi-billion-dollar global industry.

All about the Bicycle Industry

With an interesting history and manufacturing process, bikes have become an integral part of many societies worldwide.

January 25, 2016 11:08

Supplies of iron and steel sitting in a warehouse awaiting shipments.

Iron And Steel Imports Worldwide

These smallest iron and steel importers are mostly either small countries or those with limited industrial activities.

January 22, 2016 13:01

A traditional oil well in the US state of North Dakota. Today, oil is sourced using a number of innovative processes all around the world.

All about the Oil Industry

Though its environmental impact is controversial, the economic and technological importance of the oil industry is of the utmost importance.

January 20, 2016 14:14

As human populations place increasing strain on the capacities of terrestrial agriculture, fishing will likely be looked to more than ever to facilitate food security.

All about the Fishing Industry

Though it faces a plethora of environmental concerns, the sheer magnitude of the fishing industry could very well solidify its global importance in the years to come.

January 15, 2016 10:54

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