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Global Industries



Access: UCI - Authorized Affiliates
Geography: US & Global

A global intelligence database, featuring analysis, and expert commentary on 20+ industries and more than 200 countries and territories that collectively account for 99% of world GDP.  The quarterly industry-and-country specific reports provide 5 and 10-year forecasts and in-depth analysis of current risks and future opportunities.  Industry reports also feature SWOT analyses. 

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  • Focus:  Agribusiness, Autos, Commodities, Banking and Financial Services, Consumer Electronics, Consumer and Retail, Commercial Banking, Defense and Security, Food and Drink, Freight Transport and Shipping, Infrastructure, Insurance, IT, Medical Devices, Mining, Metals, Oil and Gas, Petrochemicals, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare, Power, Real Estate, Renewables, Telecommunications, Tourism.  


MarketLine Advantage
Access: UCI
Geography: Global

International in scope.  Industry profiles for many countries, including Porters 5 Forces analyses. 

  Passport Global Market Information Database
Access: UCI - Authorized Affiliates
Geography: Global

Consumer market data on over 350 consumer products in 82 countries over a six years period covering volume and market value.

Insider Intelligence (formerly eMarketer)
Access: UCI
Geography: Global

Industry and market research reports, data, and charts for everything digital, including:  internet usage, ecommerce, B2B, online marketing and advertising, social media, and device usage. 


BCC Research
Access: UCI
Geography: Global

In depth industry reports for several emerging and high-tech industry categories, e.g. pharmaceuticals.  Includes some global-level reports.


Business Source Complete
Access: UCI
Geography: Global

Covers virtually all business subjects.  Includes financial reports, trade publications, news, conference proceedings, and industry reports, including content from MarketLine Advantage and FitchConnect (formerly BMI research).  


EPS China Data
Access: UCI
Geography: China

A service provider in China offering statistical Time Series Data.  Coverage includes five sectors:  Economic Operation, Industry Operation, Trade & External Economy, Social Development, Resources & Environment.


UNIDO Statistics Data Portal
Access: Public
Geography: Global

Statistics from the United Nations International Development Organization.  Statistics of overall industrial growth, detailed data on business structure, and statistics on major indicators of industrial performance by country in the historical time series.


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