• Discover your opportunities in Vietnam

  • Discover your opportunities in South Africa & Mozambique

Research in emerging markets

International Business Research is a research project of the University of Groningen. Every year IBR conducts tailor-made research for Dutch organisations who are searching for expansion opportunities in emerging markets outside Europe. We employ a cost-efficient method to deliver thorough research results. Curious?

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International Business Research

More than 25 years of experience

We offer tailor-made professional research with from an economic and business approach. This can vary from general market analysis to detailed partner research. We are also able to connect your business with the valuable local partners. The unbiased view of students provides innovative, objective, and novel results!

More than 200 organisations already consulted IBR!

We have worked for the following businesses

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  • The students’ proactive approach, their flexible attitude, and their professional research was really appreciated throughout our company. The report was very useful and combined with our experience we have used it to enter the Indian market and to discover how we are going to develop our company in this sector.

    Stork Thermeq B.V.

    Gerhard Muggen - International Marketing & Sales Manager

  • The students were very competent in investigating the chances for export of used commercial vehicles to Brazil. As a result of their research Kleyn can strengthen its leading market position as an independent vendor of used commercial vehicles.

    Kleyn International

    Paul J. Overakker - former CEO

  • The research, conducted in 2010 in Vietnam, has provided FMO with useful advice that we will use to increase FMO’s influence in the banking sector in Vietnam. The students were very professional, committed, and well prepared which all aided to a pleasant cooperation.

    FMO

    Bas Rekvelt - Senior Investment Officer Syndications

  • The research, conducted in 2010 in Vietnam, has provided FMO with useful advice that we will use to increase FMO’s influence in the banking sector in Vietnam. The students were very professional, committed, and well prepared which all aided to a pleasant cooperation.

    Akzo Nobel

    Cees Schut - Senior Sales Manager Export

  • IBR has focused its research on the characteristics of the agricultural sector in Argentina and Brazil. Besides, they have provided us with valuable information about the conveyer belt market in these countries, which has helped us in our growth strategy. It was a pleasure to work together with these very enthusiastic students. They were very well prepared and committed to their tasks.

    EA Broekema

    J. Huisman – General Director

Contact

Address:
Nettelbosje 2, 9747 AE, Groningen, The Netherlands

E-mail: info@ibr-groningen.nl

IBR Vietnam: 
+31(0)50 - 363 7395

IBR South Africa & Mozambique: 
+31(0)50 - 363 4212 

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