How do I use industry database services

Where can I get market data or industry data?




Federal Office of Statistics

free of charge

DESTATIS issues numerous publications each year, including specialist publications and data reports with market and industry data.

State statistical offices:


free of charge

At you can call up the publications and market data that are collected at the state level.


The B + L market studies show historical values ​​and forecasts for various industries. However, the focus is on the construction industry.

Organisation for; society for; party for
Consumer research (GfK)


GfK provides nationwide market data relating to age groups, households, population structure data, purchasing power, etc.


The company offers market monitors and white papers on a wide variety of industries and product groups. In addition, there are regional market data and analyzes as well as free service papers.

IFH Cologne


The Cologne Institute for Retail Research provides market studies, company comparisons and trend analyzes for more than 70 industries.


This sales portal brings together over 250,000 market studies and industry reports from various market research institutes.


Whether consumer goods, trade, health, finance, gastronomy or real estate - BBE Media provides a large number of industry reports.


mostly chargeable

GENIOS offers you access to around 1,000 qualified databases and several hundred million documents, including many industry reports and economic analyzes.

Savings Banks Shop


You can order branch data for over 70 branches in the Sparkassen Shop at a low price of around 35 euros each.


chargeable, partly free of charge

Statista is a statistics service that brings together hundreds of thousands of statistics and studies. The provider summarizes the results that are available free of charge and with costs in "industry reports". Statista also offers extensive market studies for over 600 industries.

Deutsche Bank

free of charge

Deutsche Bank makes publications and chart books on various industries available for download free of charge.

Industry newsletter of
Folk and
Raiffeisen banks

free of charge

The VR industry letter provides industry reports on around 140 industries as free PDF downloads.

Chamber of Industry and Commerce or Chamber of Crafts

free of charge for members

The chambers collect various industry and market data in their region. The offer varies from chamber to chamber. It is therefore worth checking directly with the chamber of which you are a member.

Trade & Invest (GTaI)

free of charge

Download free publications and market data on various industries and sectors from GTaI or order them free of charge as a print version.

market opinion personfree of chargeCollection and linking of studies on various topics on the Internet