THE BUSINES WORLD

The economic world is concerned with satisfy the wants of consumers

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

There are tree categories of production:

primary production relates to  agriculture, fishing. forestry and extractive industries

secondary production relates to manufacturing and constructive industries

tertiary production relates to commerce and services such as banking, insurance, entertainment, education libraries.

COMMERCE 

Relates to all forms of purchase and  sale of goods and services:

TRADE

Trade can be divided in four branches:

FOREIGN TRADE

IMPORT TRADE                                                                                          EXPORT TRADE   

HOME TRADE

RETAIL TRADE

WHOLESALE

FOREIGN TRADE

Import trade is the buying of goods and services from a foreign country

Export trade is the selling of goods and services to a foreign country

HOME TRADE

Can be divided:

WHOLESALE TRADE is the sale of commodities in large quantities

RETAIL TRADE  is the sale of commodities in smaller quantities than  wholesale trade

To consumers

FOREIGN TRADE

HOME TRADE  Is the buying and selling of goods and services  inside a country within the boundaries of a country

FOREIGN TRADE is the buying and selling of goods and services  between two or more countries

COMMERCE IS A TERM USED TO DESCRIBE TRADE AND OTHER BUSINESS

ACTIVITIES  WHICH  TRADE POSSIBLE MAKE INSURANCE , TRANSPORT, BANKING WAREHOUSING, ADVERTISING.

By Giusi Martella della classe 4c 2005  Sezione serale
Istituto di Istruzione Superiore
“L. Scarambone”  Lecce