Use for: supply market intel, KYS (know your supplier)
Beroe provides In-depth analysis of supply market conditions and industry trends for more 550+ categories and a KYS (know your supplier) offering for supplier risk and compliance. Beroe is a pioneer in supply market intelligence.
CB Insights provides unique insights on innovative companies and startups. Startup discovery and analysis now plays an important role in supply market intelligence and competitive intelligence research efforts and can be tricky to research.
Since 1971, IBISWorld has been publishing high-quality industry research reports. ProcurementIQ research reports cover a multitude of indirect purchasing lines and provide pricing dynamics, product characteristics, and supplier benchmarking.
Use for: deep market analysis, forecasting and pricing
IHS Markit is one of most highly regarded and comprehensive market research firms in the landscape and you can count on the research being current, authoritative and of quality. Look here for deep market insight, forecast, and analysis coverage.
Use for: open access commodity price and outlook data
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) reports on primary commodity prices and forecasts. The Primary Commodity Price data are updated monthly and the Commodity Price Outlook & Risks monthly presents a price outlook and risk assessment.
Use for: pricing analytics for global food raw materials
For food retailer and manufacturers, the Mintec Analytics platform provides high quality access to raw materials, packaging, transportation, and labor price data as well as weather, various drivers, and currency insights.
The Producer Price Index (PPI) measures the average change over time in the selling prices received by domestic producers for their output. The prices included in the PPI are from the first commercial transaction for many products and some services.
Use for: commodity pricing intelligence for negotiations
ProPurchaser is a pricing tool that allows you to follow transaction-price histories for hundreds of commodities across North America, Europe, and China, and build "should cost" pricing models that are helpful in negotiations.
Use for: category intelligence, cost structures, risk
Amplify PRO is a digital platform that provides category managers with self-serve access to procurement intelligence that includes category insight reports, cost structure drivers, country risk and category news, to name a few.
Use for: mineral statistics and commodity information
The USGS (United States Geological Survey) provides an index of various non-fuel minerals that has links that take you to Mineral Commodity Summaries. Here you can find statistics on imports, exports, domestic and world production, and prices.
Use for: open access global commodity prices/forecasts
The World Bank monitors metals, precious metals, agriculture, and fertilizers commodity markets. World Bank Commodities Price Data (the Pink Sheet) show annual and monthly prices, by country. Ten-year price forecasts are published quarterly.