Comparison table – factory and manufactory

Comparison line Manufactory Factory
Organization of the technological process Could be both centralized and scattered Large centralized enterprise
Labor tools Manual labor, division of labor Use of machines, including steam
Energy security Low energy costs, use of traditional types of energy – wind and water High energy availability of production (use of steam energy)
Capital investment The investment is small, the merchant could organize the enterprise alone High capital investment requiring equity capital


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