Search by industry classification codes to generate lists of companies in that industry.
From Bureau of Labor Statistics
From Small Business Administration
Presents different types of Census Bureau data for an industry.
Doing Business provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 185 economies. Each economy is ranked according to 10 sets of indicators. These are combined into an overall "ease of doing business" ranking.
globalEDGE™ is a knowledge web-portal that connects international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities.
Useful features include Country Profiles, Advanced Search and Glossaries. This site contains over 60 million data points cover a wide range of themes including Agriculture, Crime, Education, Employment, Energy, Environment, Health, HIV/AIDS, Human Development, Industry, Information and Communication Technology, National Accounts, Population, Refugees, Tourism, Trade, as well as the Millennium Development Goals indicators.
The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world.