Industry Reports prepared by expert analysts in this premium content. Offer a broad description and outlook at the macro environment of an industry, key trends, broad customer profiles and market or investment analysis of the industry. Many databases offer the ability to search by NAICS code.
IBISWorld Good place to start:
Industry Research in over 700 reports by NAIC for the US. industry analysis, external, internal and economic, supply chain.
First Research (Mergent Intellect):
Industry Research and Interview starter questions for exec levels. Social Media feed updates on business and industry.
Technavio Industry Forecasts Search library home page (Oneas keyword and industry name. Over 5000 industry 5 year forecasts and news reports.
Local Industry Analysis
San Diego Economic Development Industry Reports
S&P Capital IQ Industry Surveys HG4915 .S652 3rd Floor Reference [Print]
Excellent for in depth analysis industries representing large US corporations. Segments on Industry Trends, How an Industry Operates, How to Analyse a Company. Its in print but it is the single best industry introduction source in this library. Excellent source for more sources of information such as trade magazines, professional associations and regulators.
NetAdvantage San Diego City Public Library Electronic version of Industry Surveys
Business Source Premier (EbscoHost database)
Marketline reports with global coverage. Each report contains statistics on industry market value, forecast, and market segmentation, competition and leading companies. Look for Porter's Five Forces analysis. Each report is 24 pages long, caution to look at dates may be older.
Market Research Reports
Passport Euromonitor Global Industry Reports Detailed reporting.
Euromonitor Industry reports, in depth analysis on trends in consumer products and services industries, include market analyst reports and statistical data. Country and consumer reseacher as well as economic, business and transport.
Financial Industry Analysis For those looking for more financial analysis.
Bizminer Detailed industry financial and industry market analysis. 9000 industries by sales. Find reports at the national, state, county, metro and zip code.
Industry Snapshots by NAIC from the census
Statistical profiles of US Industries by NAIC.
Mergent Online Go to the Report Search Tab to get to the industry reports.
Use for major industries only, global coverage. Especially useful for industries represented by publicly traded companies. Search by company or broad industry name.
Statistical Abstract of the United States (Proquest)
Excellent compilation of essential statistics to support other reports. Source is often government and other agencies.
Books on Industry in the library.
Hundreds of different industries are represented in the library catalog.
You will find whole books on the food industry, or service industries, craft beer, restaurants, etc.
Industry Profile United States (e-reports)