Definition of sunrise industry in English:

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sunrise industry

Pronunciation: /ˈsənˌrīz ˈindəstrē/

noun

A new and growing industry, especially in electronics or telecommunications.
Example sentences
  • We are turning a sunrise industry into a sunset industry, as Australia and Chile get out there and capture our markets.
  • Ironically, fiscal deficit has never been the consideration when the government doles out massive funds for the telecom industry, the IT industry or the new sunrise industry - biotechnology.
  • When does a sunrise industry begin to resemble a sunset one?
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