The Trade Council (Danmarks Eksportråd) - partly in Danish
You have two ways to find information on the web sites of the Trade Council
Country information on 125 countries from Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Middle East. Business news, company information, industry information, macroeconomic statistics, reports on financial markets, legal issues and investments are available.
Information providers include BMI - Business Monitor International, Oxford Economics, Enerdata, CEIC, EIU and Dun & Bradstreet.
Country Risk Reports:
access to Country Risk Maps, Country Risk Reports and Risk Indicators. The information provider to this part is Dun & Bradstreet
Passport (previous name: GMID, Global Market Information Database):
especially well-known for its market research within the FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) area. But in the database there is also access to life-style analyzes (Consumer Lifestyles) on more than 80 countries. In addition, there are via the menu item "Country Factfile" demographic, economic and consumer data on more than 200 countries.
Deloitte Country Guides:
Country Highlights: contains a brief overview on taxes and tax rates in each country
Country Guides (only selected countries): a brief overview of investment climate, tax systems, legal issues and investment and business opportunities
EIU Industry Analysis:
Industry Briefing and Forecasts provides in-depth five year forecasts, news, analysis and trends for six global industries in up to 69 major economies. Industry Forecasts are based on the latest data and in-depth analysis of industry trends. Industry Briefing keeps you abreast of the latest events as well as pinpointing future trends in your market and how this may impact your business.
World bank resources:
Investment Climate (IFC, International Finance Corporation - World Bank Group):
IFC, International Finance Corporation consists primarily of a database where you can search for country and industry information. The portal gives access to reports etc. on investment climate and business opportunities in emerging markets
Enterprise Surveys (World Bank):
Country reports on business and investment climate
Enterprise Surveys Data:
Enterprise Surveys offers an expansive array of economic data on 135,000 firms in 139 countries.
Doing Business Data (World Bank):
access to economic data on more than 180 countries from 2003 to the present.
Doing Business reports measure the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. Doing Business presents quantitative indicators on business regulations and the protection of property rights that can be compared across 190 economies—from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe—and over time. Doing Business measures regulations affecting 11 areas of the life of a businesses.
MIGA, Multilateral Investment Guanrantee Agency (World Bank):
access to reports and statistics on FDI, Foreign Direct Investments) in developing countries.
ICAEW (the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales):
International Accountancy Organization located in Great Britain. Their "Doing Business" section contains general descriptions of economic and business conditions in a variety of countries. There are, among other things, focus on the accounting and tax conditions on each country. And it is possible to search for more literature on more topics.
A to Z list of Country and Other Area Pages:
On this website there are access to a number of very different reports on individual countries and regions. The topics extend from Country Reports on Human Rights Practices to General Country Descriptions (Background Notes) and a review of the business conditions. The reports are quite updated. The U.S. Department of State is responsible for this website
UK Trade & Investment:
Industry and market information on more countries
International Trade Administration (USA):
contains a lot of statistics and data on infustries, export markets etc. The U.S. Department of Commerce is responsible for this web site and its main focus is in US conditions
Global Insights provides international business and trade information on over 200 countries, the 50 U.S. states, as well as nearly two dozen industry sectors, and many of the world’s trade blocs (EU, ASEAN, NAFTA etc.)