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Industries and Market Research: Overview

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There are many different avenues to take when researching companies. Here you will find resources about:

NAICS/SIC codes

  • Using these codes makes industry research a lot easier. Find out what they are and how to look them up.

Background

  • This is a great place to start if you don't know anything about the industry. Learn how to find industry profiles and market research reports.

Associations

  • Industry associations and professional associations collect data that matter to their members and may have information you can't find anywhere else.

Market Research

  • Get current information about the challenges and opportunities in the market for an industry.

Regulations 

  • Some industries have governmental regulation that may significantly affect how they do business.

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