What is the Carbon Dioxide Production industry?
The Carbon Dioxide production industry has a high level of capital intensity with the industry spending an estimated $2.33 on labour for every dollar invested in new capital. This reflects the technical processes, equipment and plants required in the recovery and production of carbon dioxide. It also reflects the level of capital tied up in supporting infrastructure such as cylinders and delivery trucks.
Furthermore, processes are automated where possible, which reduces the industry's reliance on labour and increase the industry's capital intensity. Progressive investments in labour-saving equipment increased capital intensity over the past five years... purchase to read more