About Us

Managers need up-to-date and comprehensive information to better plan and implement strategies in a global economy. ICON Group International is the world's single largest publisher of global market research and business intelligence. It does so with the heavy use of econometric models and techniques, which produce high value international research and reports. These high-end reports and exportable spreadsheets cover 2,000 product categories across some 200 countries, 2,000 cities and over 16,000 companies.

  • Industry/Product Reports
  • Company Specific Reports
  • Geographic Reports
  • Global Managerial Reports
  • World Tables
  • Culture Statistics
  • Specialized Research


Industry/Product Reports

Provides concise summaries of: latent market forecasts, pro-forma financials, import Competition profiles, contacts, key references and trends across 200 countries for over 2000 industry and product categories.

  • Global Industry Outlooks - Projected worldwide latent demand across countries. (2000+ reports per year)
  • Global Trade Reports - Detailed import/export forecasts for 550+ categories: worldwide, by region and for 180 countries. (19,500 reports per year)
  • Regional Industry Outlooks - Latent demand, pro-forma financials, and more, for 2000 products across 6 regions. (12,000 reports per year)
  • Product Country Reports - Complete entry strategy information for key sectors and countries. (500 per year)
  • Industry Financial and Labor Productivity Benchmarks - Compares an industry's financial performance and gaps to global benchmarks. (1,500+ reports per year)
  • World City Segmentation Reports - Forecasts latent demand for each major city of the world. (2000 reports per year covering 2,000 cities each)
  • Long Run Growth Reports - Gives the long run growth potential for a category over the next thirty years. (2000+ reports per year)
  • Innovation Penetration Reports - Forecasts the global and regional markets for new products and radically new innovations. (50 reports per year)

Company Specific Reports

Global benchmarks and gap analyses for over 20,000 companies using same-size vertical analysis:

  • Company Financial Performance Reports - Some 600 benchmarks across 200 measures with 70 graphical gap analyses. (20,000+ reports per year)
  • Company Labor Productivity Reports - Some 240 benchmarks across 120 measures with 40 graphical gap analyses. (17,000+ companies)


Geographic Reports

Analyses of regions, countries, and cities from several perspectives:
  • Regional Competitiveness Reports - Financial and labor force benchmarks and gaps. (6 reports per year)
  • Country Competitiveness Reports - Financial and labor force benchmarks and gaps. (6 reports per year)
  • Country Strategic Entry Reports - How to enter, start marketing, and managing operations in countries. (140 reports, 60 assessments, and 30 profiles per year)
  • Country Economic and Statistical Almanacs - Complete statistical overview across 500+ products. (200+ reports per year)
  • City Competitiveness Reports - Financial and labor force benchmarks and gaps. (1500 reports per year)
  • City Economic and Statistical Almanacs - Complete statistical overview across 500+ products. (1500+ reports per year)
  • State Competitiveness Reports - Financial and labor force benchmarks and gaps. (50 reports per year)

Global Managerial Reports

Focus on global strategic planning:
  • Global Outlooks - Intellectual Property Rights practices, human resource management, economic risk assessments, marketing strategies, import/export strategies, political risk assessments, and more. (4 regional reports by topic)

World Tables

  • Spreadsheets on demand - Contains hundreds of thousands of statistics covering market size, demographics and key economic indicators in spreadsheet format. Covering 200 countries and 6,000 variables:

Culture Statistic

  • Spreadsheets on demand - Contains thousands of statistics on the world's religious, ethnic and linguistic cultures.

Specialized Research

  • Icon Group International provides proprietary consulting services to its clients. These typically involve survey research involving the assessment of international market demand, pricing, and competition.



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