Ward's Business Directory of U.S. Private and Public Companies, 55th Edition

  • 8-volume set & supplement
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  • ISBN-10: 1414460694
  • ISBN-13: 9781414460697
  • DDC: 338.7
  • eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2010, 2009
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released May 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Ward's now lists more than 112,000 companies, 90% of which are private. Volumes 1, 2 and 3 provide current company information in a single A-Z arrangement. Volume 4 is a geographic company listing, offering at-a-glance evaluations of industry activity through rankings and analysis. Consult Volume 5 for national rankings by sales within SIC codes at the 4-digit level; Volume 8 presents these rankings by NAICS codes. Volumes 6 and 7 rank companies in each state by sales within 4-digit SIC codes and provide brief evaluations of industry activity of leading companies for each state. Also available on CD-ROM and on GDL.

Features and Benefits

  • More than 1,000 new companies have been added to this edition.
  • Ward's Business Directory Of U.S. Private And Public Companies provides rankings and analyses of the industry activity of leading companies.

What's New

  • Companies are ranked by sales within 4-digit SIC and 6-digit NAICS.