Find Industry Overviews and Category Briefings for over 80 countries and regions.
Search Tip: There are many different search options available on the main landing page. No matter which search path you follow, we recommend that you start with those reports classified as Category Briefing or Industry Overview, then look at related statistics, opinion pieces, datagraphics, etc. There are a few different search options available on the main landing page:
- Use the Find Analysis box to quickly find relevant analysis by industry or topic. Use the drop-down boxes to pick an industry and geography.
- In the top navigation bar, hover over [Industries] to select an industry, then use the various filters provided to narrow the search.
- Use the Search Full Tree or Browse Tree options to find analysis using a vertical or horizontal tree. Select [Categories and Topics], click [Go], then follow the prompts to build a targeted search.
IBIS World Industries and Markets includes comprehensive US Industry reports for over 700 US industries with a NAICS code, selected Global Industry reports, and UK Brexit Impact Statements. Also included are US Business Environment Profiles, helpful for assessing industry risk factors. Searchable by NAICS code, company name or keyword. NEW for Spring 2019: US Industries State Reports.
MarketLine Industry Profiles contain a Five Forces Analysis.
Search Tip #1: Use the Advanced Search screen to search for [your topic] AND marketline AND "industry profile". For example:
software AND marketline AND "industry profile"
Search Tip #2: Click on the [Industry Profiles] link. Select the "View By" [All Profiles] tab. In the search box, type the name of the industry (for example, software) and then select radio button [By Title, Subject and Description]. Click on [Browse].
Country Commercial Guides (also referred to as "doing business" guides) are published annually by U.S. embassies with the assistance of several U.S. government agencies. These reports present a comprehensive look at countries' commercial environments, using economic, political and market analysis. Free resource.
Export.gov is the U.S. Government's portal to international trade and market research resources. The Market Intelligence Library contains more than 100,000 industry and country-specific market reports, including Country Commercial Guides ("doing business" guides), Market Intelligence Reports and Best Markets Reports. Export.gov is managed by the U.S. Department of Commerce's Commercial Service in collaboration with other Federal agencies that offer export assistance programs and services. Free resource.