Research

Find the publications you need and check out the relevant intelligence dashboards. Are you a Western Cape business wanting to export? Get detailed country insights and trends. Potential investor? Let key insights inform your decisions. Our Research division provides unique business tourism information, determined from primary research and global data on Tourism, Trade and Investment.

Nigeria | Tourism Market Insig..

According to the World Travel & Tourism Council (2017), leisure travel spending generated 54.1% of direct travel & tourism GDP (NGN1 668.7bn) as compared to 45.9% for business travel in 2016....more

Ethiopia | Tourism Market Insi..

Ethiopia is Africa’s second-most populous country and according to the IMF has overtaken Kenya to become the largest economy in east Africa. Real GDP will grow by 7.5% in 2017 after gains of 8.0% in 2016 (Euromonitor International, 2017)....more

Mauritius | Tourism Market Ins..

Mauritius has adapted to tourists’ more sophisticated demands by diversifying its offering to them. The island has developed a variety of entertainment opportunities aside from the traditional beach tourism. As a result of this work, tourist numbers ...more

United States | Tourism Market..

This tourism report provides an outlook on key market insights on a global, national and provincial scale for the United States (US). In addition, it includes key behavioural trends and characteristics of travellers from the US....more

United Kingdom | Tourism Marke..

This tourism report provides an outlook on key market insights on a global, national and provincial scale for the United Kingdom (UK). In addition, it includes key behavioural trends and characteristics of travellers from the UK....more

Germany | Tourism Market Insig..

This tourism report provides an outlook on key market insights on a global, national and provincial scale for Germany. In addition, it includes key behavioural trends and characteristics of travellers from Germany....more

France | Tourism Market Insigh..

This tourism report provides an outlook on key market insights on a global, national and provincial scale for France. In addition, it includes key behavioural trends and characteristics of travellers from France....more

retail sector

Global retail sales reached USD14trn in 2016 (Euromonitor, 2017). The industry is forecast to reach USD16trn in 2021 and is expected to grow by 2.6% (y-o-y) between 2017 and 2021. The main growth drivers will be internet retailing and mobile internet...more

ivory coast country fact sheet

This country fact sheet provides key trade, investment and tourism related statistics for Ivory Coast. Specifically, it shows global trade and investment flows including an analysis of top markets and products for Ivory Coast in relation to South Afr...more

Poland country fact sheet

The Polish economy is undergoing a cyclical upswing and leading indicators are pointing towards more strength in the coming quarters. Economic growth in Quarter one 2017 surprised consensus to the upside and came in at 1.1% q-o-q and 4.2% y-o-y. Grow...more