Industrial agglomeration is the clustering together of economic activities.

Why do technology companies locate together in Silicon Valley, California?


Bangalore, India


Add reasons why Bangalore became India's technology city to the grid.


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In pairs, plan and write an answer to the exam question.

Which factors can you include in your answer?

Physical Factors

  • Site
  • Climate

Human Factors

  • Capital (money)
  • Labour
  • Transport and communications
  • Markets
  • Government Influence
  • Quality of Life

CASE STUDY: garment industry IN BANGLADESH


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