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market analysis

[′mar·kət ə‚nal·ə·səs]
(industrial engineering)
The collection and evaluation of data concerned with the past, present, or future attributes of potential consumers for a product or service.

Market analysis

An economic study of the potential market for a proposed use for a site or building; may include a demographic analysis of potential users.
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The annual PLM Market Analysis Report (MAR) Series provides detailed information and in-depth analysis of the US$43.7 billion worldwide Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) market.
You'll need to address these questions honestly and openly in your market analysis, as they will inform all of your marketing tactics and paint a picture of your business's realistic viability.
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The market analysis should not be seen as an end in and of itself.
We found that while all states do some level of market analysis, few states have established formal market analysis programs to maintain a systematic and rigorous overview of companies' market behavior and to more effectively identify problem companies for more detailed review.
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