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Citing Business Resources - APA Style 6th Edition

Industry & Company Reports


Reference List



Author's name. (date of publication). Title of report [report]. Retrieved from Name of database.


Couillard, L. (2018, July). Bread production in Canada [report]. Retrieved from IBISWorld.

Euromonitor International. (2018, August). Consumer electronics in Canada [report]. Retrieved from Passport GMID.

Marketline. (2019, January 4). Company Profile: Air Canada [report]. Retrieved from Business Source Complete.

In-text Citation: Paraphrase



(Author's last name, year)


(Couillard, 2018)

(Euromonitor International, 2018)

(Marketline, 2019)

In-text Citation: Quote



(Author's last name, year, page number if available)


(Couillard, 2018)

(Euromonitor International, 2018)

(Marketline, 2019, p. 5)

Find the Info



IBISWorld web page highlighting publication info


  • open report in IBISWorld
  • find TITLE below menu bar and following industry report number, on left side of screen
  • find DATE and AUTHOR below menu bar, on right side of screen


Passport GMID

Passport GMID web page highlighting publication info


  • open report in Passport GMID
  • find TITLE below search box on left side of screen
  • find DATE below title, and above tabbed menu for navigating report


Business Source Complete

Detailed record in library database for MarketLine report highlighting publication info


  • from results list in library database, open report's detailed record
  • to find TITLE, look for large text at the top of the details, in the middle of the screen
  • in this example, the AUTHOR's name appears in the title: MarketLine
  • find DATE in the Source field, below the title