The Best Industries For Starting a Business Right Now

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Water Supply and Irrigation Systems

Clean and consistent water supply is an essential service of modern living, so the industry remains untouched by economic fluctuations. According to IBISWorld, the industry should see steady 3.5 percent revenue growth per year until 2015. While traditionally the industry has been dominated by municipally owned operations, there may be increasing opportunities for independent companies to enter the market as it trends toward privatization. Why? Challenges in adhering to stricter water-quality standards could drive cities to look elsewhere for solutions. They'll also likely face hardships in keeping up with technological developments. Tech and consulting are two hot areas for breaking in.