Climate and Topography Analysis

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Climate and Topography Analysis
December 17th, 2012
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There are a great number of different industries in this world that are greatly affected by climate and their topography. This paper will be about five different industries such as the food industry, tobacco industry, tourism industry, animal industry and the automotive industry. In order to run a successful business, these two factors need to be kept into consideration.
The food industry is a very important factor everywhere around the world. Without food, humans cannot survive and that is why it is important that food production can continue. There are many factors that can affect the food industry in example, climate and topography. The world’s climate changes daily and
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People enjoy the weather and the beach and people like to spend money in order to do that. This helps boost their economy. Other places that are more in the poverty are not the typical relaxing destination people go to. It is more for culture and history than anything else. There are many countries that their primary source of income depends solely on tourism.
The automotive industry designs, develops, manufactures, markets and sells motor vehicles. It is one of the most important economic sectors by revenue. Climate change in the automotive industry is both a threat and an opportunity in business. In the auto industry, climate change plays a big role. Pollution and global warming is one of the biggest issues and discussions held on a daily basis. Almost all car makers have taken action over this issue and have made “green” cars in order to protect the pollution. Climate changes can also affect business operations when it comes to natural disasters. Let’s say an auto manufacturing company in Indonesia gets hit by a bad storm that causes major flooding. This business will be affected by this and lose money in the process. Yes, there are insurance policies but it is a third world country and not every business has that there. Climate change and topography play a big role in the automotive industry.
The animal industry is a very important factor globally. Billions of people depend on livestock to feed their families. Climate change can