Overview

Ideal as a strategic planning tool, Market Indicators and Forecasts provides a wealth of consistent data in one convenient product. In addition to five-year industry forecasts, key economic variables are forecasted to 2030.

What information does Market Indicators and Forecasts contain?

  • Data and forecasts on a range of industries including:
    • Financial services
    • Automotive
    • Energy
    • Healthcare and pharmaceuticals
    • Technology
    • Consumer goods
    • Food, beverages and tobacco
    • Transport, travel and tourism
  • Consumer demographics, income, expenditure and housing
  • Key macroeconomic forecasts
  • Risk ratings covering country credit risk and business operational risk
  • Competitiveness ratings such as labour costs and education levels
Additional modules:

Market Outlooks - an overview of the market and sectors within a country and an analysis of the opportunities over the next five years.

Commodities Module - details of 40 soft and hard commodities with prices forecasted for five years with forecasts of factors that can influence prices. A commodity prices index provides a snapshot of global trends.

More detailed information is available via specific sub-modules
  • Financial services
  • Technology

How it helps you


  • Determine your business potential in different economies worldwide
  • Compare markets – country vs country or industry vs industry
  • User the EIU’s proprietary Business Environment Rankings for a quick assessment of economic conditions in your existing and potential markets
  • Assess risk exposure with the Country Risk Ratings and Business Risk Ratings

Coverage

Global Data