Definition of light industry in English:

light industry

noun

  • The manufacture of small or light articles.

    • ‘The share of the city light industry is 1.5% of the total industrial output in St. Petersburg.’
    • ‘It involves transforming Botswana into a light industry hub for the assembling, logistics, customer service and sales of Chinese machinery, electronics and domestic appliances from late 2007 to 2010.’

Pronunciation

light industry

/ˈˌlīt ˈindəstrē//ˈˌlaɪt ˈɪndəstri/