Sources of Information on Industrial Sectors:

A List of Resources that Cover Multiple Industries

compiled by George Draffan at Endgame

wood & paper

oil & gas

oil & war

coffee

electronics

garments & footwear

chemicals

(Red titles below include extensive analysis of specific industries)

Title

Publisher

Comments

Annual Survey of Manufacurers

U.S. Bureau of the Census

 http://www.census.gov/econ/www/ma0300.html

Business Rankings Annual

Gale

 

Current Industrial Reports -- by Industry

US Bureau of the Census

http://www.census.gov/cir/www/alpha.html

Encyclopedia of American Industries

Gale

 

Encyclopedia of Global Industries

Gale

 

Endgame Online Research Links

Endgame

http://www.endgame.org/links.html

EPA Sector Notebooks

US Environmental Protection Agency

http://www.csa.com/routenet/epan/epanote.html

Guide to Foreign Trade Statistics

US Census Bureau

http://www.census.gov/foreign-trade/guide/index.html

Industry and Trade Summary

U.S. International Trade Commission

http://www.usitc.gov

Industry Annual Report

Ernst & Young

http://www.eyi.com

Industry Surveys

Standard & Poor's

 

Market Share Reporter

Gale

 

OECD Structural Statistics for Industry and Services Database

Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development (OECD)

Production data for industry and services for 29 OECD member countries. http://www.oecd.org/EN/document/0,,EN-document-20-nodirectorate-no-1-33091-20,00.html

Panorama of EU Industry

Eurostat

Annual.

Structural Statistics

Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development (OECD)

17th edition Feb-April 2001 (formerly titled Industrial Structure Statistics). Covers 79 ISIC industrial sectors and 188 ISIC industrial and service sectors.

U.S. Trade Quick-Reference Tables

US Census Bureau

http://www.ita.doc.gov/td/industry/otea/Trade-Detail/about.html

US Industry & Trade Outlook

McGraw Hill & US Dept of Commerce

Annual.

Ward's Business Directory

Gale 

Lists top corporations by SIC code.

World Market Share Reporter

 Gale