According to an April report from IBISWorld, these industries are losing ground as outsourcing, global competition and technological innovation render them less useful or necessary.
10. Women's and girls apparel manufacturingIBISWorld says revenue in this industry is less than half what it was in 2002. The report attributes declines in this field to "offshoring and outsourcing." Many of the jobs lost stateside in this field have moved to Asia. Here, workers sew clothing at a garment factory in Beijing.Elizabeth Dalziel/AP