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INDUSTRY RESEARCH / MARKET ANALYSIS
Market research reports cover market size; top companies; market share; Industry performance; competitive landscape; and Key statistics.
Example 1.: Go to "Marketline Advantage" In the search box type: Footwear Brazil, you will get a market research report about the footwear industry in Brazil.
Example 2.: Go to ICON, In KeyWord Search box, type "Pepper", then in the result screen, choose "2016-2021 Outlook for Table Salt, Pepper, and Other Spices in India.
Sources for the process can be obtained from articles and books. SUMMON is our One Search for articles and books. Example: for a search on how to start an export/import business you can search:
Starting AND "export business" in SUMMON.
Also the U.S. Government has a Basic Guide to Exporting
Also the U.S. Small Business Administration offers help for Import/Export:
EXPORT / IMPORT STATISTICS
TRADE POLICIES COUNTRY BY COUNTRY
COUNTRIES CULTURE, CUSTOMS AND ETIQUETTE
The following guide may help understand the cultural aspects of customers you are dealing with.
UC Guide to sources for various Countries Culture
OTHER BUSINESS LIBRARY GUIDES THAT MAY BE HELPFUL
University of Cincinnati Libraries
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