The subsidiary industries, such as the manufacture of machinery and wire fabric, are of considerable importance.
Tanning, brick-making, the manufacture of garments, &c., are evenly distributed throughout it, and are to be found in or near all larger centres of population.
For instance, you may manufacture widgets from lightweight plastic.
Printing, book-selling, the manufacture of surgical and scientific instruments, chemicals, gloves and vinegar, and the cultivation of hops, fruit and vines are among the leading occupations of the inhabitants.
Its industries include quarrying and malting, and the manufacture of sugar and machinery.