Problem

Obsolete industries


Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Ageing industries
Declining traditional industries
Outdated industrial policy
Incidence:

Europe is losing its position in traditional industries (based on steel, agriculture and other primary commodities); it is caught between exporters in Asia and eastern Europe who rely on cheap labour, and the high-tech empires of Japan and the USA.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
30.05.2019 – 19:27 CEST