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Industry Reports - Overview

The University of Texas at Austin – Libraries subscribes to the following resources which will provide industry reports for academic use. The University Libraries will not purchase industry  reports that are not included within our subscription databases. The University Libraries is prohibited from purchasing industry reports for individuals or groups affiliated with the University of  Texas at Austin.


When working on projects that involve individuals who are not University of Texas at Austin students you are prohibited from sharing industry research reports. You may only summarize or paraphrase the data.

Industry Research Report Databases

BCC ResearchReports on major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, medical and biotechnology.
IBISWorldProvides industry research reports and offers the very latest content on every U.S. industry. Each report has key statistics and analysis on market characteristics, operating conditions, current and forecast performance, major industry participants and more. Industry profiles on 700+ US niche industries including information on Barriers to Entry.

InvestextProvides analyst reports from investment banks and financial research firms. Covering public & private companies and industries & markets worldwide.

How to locate industry information:
  • Select the "+" before Industry in the Search Criteria box.
  • Use INDUSTRY Lookup tool to target an industry from the pop-up window or type the industry topic in the search box.
  • Make a selection and/or click submit.
  • Select the "+" before Report Style.
  • Type Industry Reports and select.
  • Click Submit and then View
Review the search strategy below which demonstrates how to find Biotechnology Industry Reports.

MarketLine AdvantageProvides in-depth industry profiles and all reports contain a “Five Forces Analysis” section. Contains industry reports with Porter's 5 Forces Analysis.
Select Industry Profiles from the drop-down menu.

Topics: AcademicDetailed market research reports from leading sources — Kalorama Information, Icon Group International, Packaged Facts and SBI.
  • Food & Beverage
  • Technology & Media
  • Heavy Industry
  • Demographics
  • Life Science
  • Consumer Goods
  • Service Industries
  • Public Sector
StatistaProvides 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.

WARNING: If you are working on projects which involve persons who are not University of Texas at Austin students you are prohibited from sharing TechNavio reports. You may summarize or paraphrase the data, only.

Technavio reports cannot be downloaded, you must first select and request a specific report. When you are prompted supply your University of Texas at Austin email address. Reports will be sent via email within one business day.

Step 1: Select Eye Symbol "Quick Look" to view abstract of report. 

Step 2: Select "View Full Abstract" or "Table of Contents"

Step 3: Select Get PDF from column on left-hand side of the page, report will not display. Enter your University of Texas at Austin email address. Reports will be sent via email within one business day.

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