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Company databases may use SIC codes or NAIC codes. There is no SIC code for tourism, use:  
 551. Hotels and similar accommodation    
 552. Holiday and other short-stay accommodation    
 553. Camping grounds, recreational vehicle parks and trailer parks    
 559. Other accommodation

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Company research

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Includes reports on golf tourism, space tourism and sustainable tourism markets amongst others.

IBISWorld For the UK, USA Global and China it covers: Tourism; Amusement and theme parks; Cultural activities.
Statista Statistics, industry topics, reports and studies relating to travel, tourism and hospitality.
MarketLine Reports for regions and countries covering: Travel and Tourism and Leisure Attractions

Finance Zone only

Go to > Function <BI> and selection sectors and sub-sectors.
Or use the function <RES>. 

Web sources

World Travel and Tourism Council
Offer monthly Economic Impact Analysis reports and other research.

Center for Responsible Travel
Reports and other resources relating to responsible tourism.

UNWTO Data Dashboard
A series of data dashboards on different topics from the UN's World Tourism Organization.

COVID-19 and Tourism - an Update
2021 UNCTAD report assessing the economic consequences of the pandemic on the tourism sector. An update to the first report which was published in July 2020.

Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report
2019 report from the World Economic Forum. 

National Travel and Tourism Office
Statistics and analysis from this US government department.

News and keeping up to date

ScienceDirect                 Covers business and sci/tech. Contains a few titles relating to travel and tourism, some of which offer open access content.
Factiva Our global news database with news wires, newspapers, websites and trade and professional titles. In addition to keyword searching we recommend limiting your search to showing articles from Sources that are relevant to your industry. Registration required. NB: It is included when searching Factiva.
Economist Full personalised access to The Economist. Registration required.
Emerald ManagementXtra Our subscription covers partial access to a number of Tourism and Hospitality journal titles.