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Industry Reports

Reports on major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology.

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FitchConnect: Industry Reports by Country

Gartner provides unlimited access to a knowledge base of IT research and technology news, products and trends to support your research and business projects. Gartner is available to all current University of Texas at Austin students, faculty and staff. With thousands of research articles on every aspect of information technology, the applications of Gartner research reach beyond the technology field to practical uses in education, business management, healthcare, government and more.


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IBISWorld: Industry profiles on 700+ US niche industries including information on Barriers to Entry.

Investext contains current and historical industry research reports. 

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MarketLine Advantage has industry reports with Porter's 5 Forces Analysis.
Select Industry Profiles from the drop-down menu.
  • Food & Beverage
  • Technology & Media
  • Heavy Industry
  • Demographics
  • Life Science
  • Consumer Goods
  • Service Industries
  • Public Sector
Mergent Online Industry Analysis section contains industry reports produced by FTSE Russell. Select "Reports" from the tool bar and then choose your industry focus.


Statista provides statistical data from thousands of institutions and sources. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions, as well as from business organizations and government agencies.

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Global Edge - Global Insights by Industry

This is your source for international business-related resources, statistics, risk assessments, and events for 20 distinct industry sectors. You will find a wealth of information for each industry.

  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Agriculture
  • Apparel and Textiles
  • Business Services
  • Chemicals
  • Construction
  • Consumer Products
  • Energy
  • Financial Services
  • Food and Beverage
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality and Travel
  • Industrial Manufacturing
  • Media and Communications
  • Mining, Minerals, Metals
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Public Services
  • Retail
  • Technology
  • Transport Manufacturing

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