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.
Check out these different search paths:
In the top navigation bar, click the[Search] button to access the [Search Tree] or [Browse Tree] options to find analysis using a vertical or horizontal tree. Using the trees you can follow the prompts to build a targeted search.
Use the [Search 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. To locate an industry report for a country, use the [Country Report] box to choose a category and geography. You can also explore the other various filters and search options on the page.
Searchable by industry, keyword, company name, and NAICS code, IBIS World Industries and Markets contains United States and Specialized Industry reports, selected Global Industry reports, and UK Brexit Impact Statements. Industry risk factors can be assessed using US Business Environment Profiles. NEW for Spring 2020: Updated design and navigation, more downloadable formats, and interactive charts.
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].
Mergent Intellect provides access to industry profiles for the Unites States and Canada from First Research.
Search Tip: Go to Mergent Intellect and click on [FIRST RESEARCH]. You will be prompted to enter your Bentley email address. Use the search box to search by keyword or industry classification code, or choose to browse the list of industry profiles.
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.