There are 2 types of Manufacturing, Civilian and Militaristic.
Civilian Manufacturing Edit
Civilian Factories Edit
Civilian Factories are for producing merchandise which has to be produced for exporting and retail. The construction of civilian factories can happen naturally through privatization or construction can be government funded.
Militaristic Manufacturing Edit
Military Factories Edit
Military Factories are for producing military equipment or vehicles. They must be funded by the government, however once built, they can be privatized.