What is NAICS and how is it used?
Standard Industrial Classifications (SIC) Index
SIC Codes with 2 Digit Extensions: Melissa Data
NAICS --North American Industry Classification System
2017, 2012 NAICS Matched to 2007 NAICS
Use to convert SIC code to NAICS code using a table.
BizStats - Useful financial ratios, business statistics & benchmarks, effective and understandable online analysis of businesses & industries.
British Library Industry Research Guides - PDF Format, covers advertising, alcoholic drinks, book, childrenswear, confectionery, construction, fashion, fast food & snacks, frozen, chilled & ready made foods, furniture, giftware, green and ethical business opportunities, insurance, jewellery, organic food, packaging, pharmacy, sports, toiletries and cosmetics, toy and game, travel & tourism, tv and film industries.
Consumer Goods & Home Furnishings: Export.gov
Cornell University, School of Hotel Management: Industry Guides
Industry guidef for airlines, amusement, assisted living, bed and breakfast, club management, cookery, cruise lines, facilities management, food service, gaming and casinos, lodging, meets and events, real estate, spas, travel and tourism, and wines
Industry Data from the U.S. Census Bureau
Deloitte Industries - Information on industries: aerospace & defense, automotive, banking & securities, consumer products,federal government, healthcare providers, health plans, insurance, life sciences, media and entertainment, power utilities, private equity, hedge funds, and mutual funds, real estate, retail, state government telecom, travel,hospitality, and leisure.
Eleven Best Business Opportunities 2012 by Industry: Inc
Export Information by Industry: Search by Industry
CNN Money: Fortune 500 Industry List
Hoover's Online: Browse Company Information
Industry Resources Reports - Organized by SIC Code, this site gives annotated links for industry overviews, trends, outlook, forecasts, financial benchmarks, and compensation surveys
Investopedia.Com Industry Handbook - Brief industry reports with ratios
IRS Market Segment Specialization Program: Audit Techniques Guides for Examiners - Includes industry information
Major Sector Productivity and Costs: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Market Research, Industry Research, Business Research
Office of Trade & Economic Analysis: U.S., State, and Metropolitan Trade Data - Look under Statistics & Analysis
Reuters Investor: Industry Information - Click on the Industry link on the left to go to industry and sector reports.
Small Business Administration: Statistics for Specific Industries - Industries include agriculture, banking, energy, environment, health & safety, housing, and transportation
ThomasNet Industrial Market Trends - Read the latest news and check out the archived articles arranged by year
U.S. Census Bureau: Annual Survey of Service Industries
U.S. Census Bureau: Business Data You Can Use: Industry snapshots, data for local areas, industry statistics sampler
U.S. Census Bureau 2017 First Look
U.S. Census Bureau: Industry Snapshots
U.S. Census Bureau: Annual Survey of Manufacturers
U.S. Census Bureau: Manufacturing
U.S. Census Bureau: Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services