A firm, call it RussCo LLP, provides professional services to U.S.
companies doing business in Russia and to Russian companies doing
business in the U.S. (not Canada, not Mexico, not Ukraine, just
How could RussCo go about identifying business investment trends and
opportunities between Russia and the U.S., for purposes of targeting
their marketing efforts at certain industries, or at companies engaged
in certain types of activities?
Looking for commentaries, databases, government reports, and/or free
and fee-based analysis that would help RussCo get their arms around
where the opportunities or growth areas are, with an eye toward
targeting key industries or market segments, allocating their
marketing budget, refining their message, and retooling their
Please ask for Clarification *before* answering if the question is
Request for Question Clarification by
28 Jul 2003 16:57 PDT
Are you familiar with the enormous resources made available by the US
government on the very topic of doing business in and with Russia?
For instance, there are recent government reports (just to name a few)
--detailed reports on specific industry sectors in Russia, including
The Furniture Industry, Automotive Chemicals, Polymers, Security
Systems, Agricultutal Equipment, Dental Supplies, Leasing,
--overviews of Russian business trends including trade, project
financing, economic outlooks, legal trends (e.g. bankruptcy laws),
--links to tender offers, directories of contacts, upcoming
I would be glad to steer you to these resources if you think it would
be an appropriate answer to your question.