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Collaborating with a strategic research partner is essential for businesses aiming to scale successfully. Whether you are exploring new markets or diversifying into new sectors, Enterprise Ireland partners with businesses to help identify market opportunities, gain strategic insight, and uncover pathways for growth.

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Our Market Research Centre (MRC) supports businesses with extensive market data, in-depth market analysis and tailored insights, so you can take a strategic approach to decisions and gain a competitive edge.  

The MRC has the largest repository of specialist, online business databases in Ireland, providing access to the most authoritative market research resources such as:

Country reports

Global Company profiles

Multi-Sector reports

Current & Predictive trend forecasts

Global Market Analysts (experts on specific market sectors)

Online trade and business journals

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Global Research Databases

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This resource provides market reports on the UK building and construction sectors and related areas.

Multisector with emphasis on materials, environment, electronics, lifesciences, information technology and food. Global coverage.

The ORBIS database provides details of 400m companies worldwide. Financial information is available based on the filing requirements of individual countries. Lists of companies can be compiled using keywords or NACE/NAICS/SIC (Standard Industrial Codes).

EBSCO Business Source Corporate

Business Source Corporate Plus contains full text from more than 5,400 premium business magazines and journals including the Harvard Business Review. BSC Plus also provides AP wires and newsfeeds, updated in real time. Additional sources include more than one million company listings; over 2400 newspapers and more than 1,600 country economic reports. This link is for information only - database available in Market Research Centre.

Reports cover 26 Industries and Sub-Sectors in the Consumer/Retail area worldwide. In addition Monthly/Quarterly Global Industry Briefings are produced per industry along with Company Factfiles, Global Company Profiles and Daily Industry Articles.

Food & Consumer (GlobalData)

Access to an online database of market research reports for the global food and consumer sector.  Providing global geographic coverage as well as specific coverage for countries such as Ireland, UK, Germany, China and USA. Providing details on market value, volume as well as forecast analysis.   

Multisector, in-depth market research reports international in scope, covering healthcare, electronics, automotive, technology, energy, food and financial services and mega trends.

Information Technology covering areas such as hardware, software, applications, IT and enterprise management.

GlobalData (Medical and Pharma)

Access to pharmaceutical and medical devices competitive intelligence. Covering over 200 countries with news and reports on biomarkers. CMO’s CRO, Clinical Trials, Biotechnology, Drug Discovery/Delivery, Epidemiology, Company Intelligence and M&A’s

IBISWorld (Aus/NZ/China)

Australia, New Zealand and China Multisectoral reports.

U.S. multisectoral reports. EI subscribes to many but not all reports.

ISA (International Strategic Analysis) provides global country intelligence in over 190 countries, economic and risk forecasting and international market analysis.

Multisector company, industry and country profiles covering automotive, consumer markets, energy, financial services, healthcare & technology sectors. Worldwide coverage. 

New Nutrition Business

Electronic global nutrition business magazine. Coverage includes articles and case studies on specific sectors, technologies, ingredients and companies. Client SME companies can receive this via EI subscription - contact MRC staff for further information. This link is for information only - database available in Market Research Centre.

PatSnap is a patent literature resource that uses data analytics to derive technology and business insights from global patent data. It brings together a comprehensive R and D dataset (combining patents, licensing, litigation and company information with non-patent literature) to help analyse tech trends, assess new opportunities, conduct competitor intelligence and maximise return on IP assets.

This resource provides research, data and reports on the travel, tourism and hospitality industry worldwide

This database reports on capital expenditure project activity for Food, Drink, Pharmaceutical and Labs (UK, Ireland, France, Belgium and The Netherlands), and Chemical, Energy, Gas (UK).

Vision Net provides access to the original documents filed by Irish and UK companies. These include Annual reports/Audited Company Accounts, Changes in Directors, Allotments of Shares, and Mortgages or Charges. Information on the latest judgments, insolvencies and liquidations is also available. This link is for information only - database available in Market Research Centre.

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