Exports and international markets

International market research

International market research

Looking for research on international markets? Our free research service can do it for you, and produce a tailored report in just 5 days.

Get to know your markets and competitors better

To be a successful business today you need to be ahead of the pack. You need market insight. You need to know your competitors. You need to know what your customers want before they do. Our free international market research service could offer you all these insights and more.

Free research within five days

Save time, money and effort by getting in touch with our dedicated market research team. We'll help you delve deeper into global market trends, customer behaviour and competitor activity. Just tell us what information you’re looking for, and we’ll do the research for you.

Companies based in Scotland get free access to reports on:

  • Competitor insights
  • Global market intelligence
  • Credit rating checks
  • Industry trends and forecasts
  • Consumer demographics
  • Supplier databases

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The research service has produced more granular research to help us target specific potential customers in a region. For example, identifying top-grossing healthcare organisations and insurers in particular areas. It's also helped with specific requests in relation to potential partners and buyers.

Debbie Wake, CEO of MyWay Digital Health

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Other business support and insights we can offer

Our research services extend beyond competitor and market intelligence. For example, we can also help you:

  • Source suppliers and check their credit rating
  • Access tendering opportunities
  • Understand the legislation you need to comply with
  • Source commercial property

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If you’re interested in free research about international markets and the competitors already there, get in touch with our team today.

Where we get our insights from

To save you time, money and effort, we subscribe to the following:

  • UK consumer research reports specialising in retail, leisure, tourism, food and drink and related sectors
  • International and UK research reports covering a wide range of consumer and business-to-business markets
  • Global market intelligence on the business-to-business, technical, engineering and industrial sectors
  • Data on all UK and Irish limited companies including registered accounts - formatted to create company lists, or reports on individual companies
  • Directories of international companies across a variety of sectors and countries
  • UK and international commercial credit check service
  • Global news articles from the press

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How we’ve helped other businesses

Our specialist oil and gas resources have helped Whittaker Engineering identify the main contractors working in the sector in Mexico. Murray Whittaker, Director of Projects UK & Mexico said:

"The data supplied by the Scottish Enterprise Research Service has been extremely valuable to our business, the information is accurate and reliable."
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MyWay Digital Health was looking to identify new markets for their business in the Middle East. We helped them explore the market and connect with potential customers. Debbie Wake, CEO said:

"High level statistics around population size and GDP have helped us examine and compare the potential impact and opportunity."
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Interested in other types of research?

We specialise in desktop research, but if it's primary research you're after, we can share some tips.

Read our tips to help your international market research

Contact our team to find out more

Our team is on hand to answer your questions and explain the support we can offer to help your business succeed.