The United States is a very attractive jurisdiction for businesses of all shapes and sizes. A highly profitable market, prestige, access to cheap financing attract foreigners to the country who want to earn wealth and improve their financial situation. But before starting an activity in an unfamiliar country, you should first conduct a thorough analysis of your prospects in the local market. And you should start by determining the popularity and prospects of the industry in which you plan to do business. Let's take a look at what areas in the United States were the most profitable and interesting for business in the challenging 2020.
The list of the most profitable areas for business in the USA in 2020 according to IBISWorld:
# Sector Profit, billion $ 1Life insurance99.02 Software release83.23Health and medical insurance74.64Commercial leasing73.65Project portfolio management67.86Regional banks66.17Legal companies65.08Education (colleges and universities) 55.69 110Housing for rent53,5
The top Fortune500 companies by revenue in 2020 are:
NaimenovanieOtraslVyruchka mln Walmartonlayn torgovlya523 964Amazononlayn torgovlya280 522Exxon Mobilneftepererabotka264 938Applekompyuternye tehnologii260 174CVS Healthzdravoohranenie:. Pharmacies and other uslugi256 776Berkshire Hathawaystrahovanie property and casualty sluchaev254 616United Health Groupzdravoohranenie: insurance and managed care obsluzhivanie242 155McKessonoptovaya trade in zdravoohraneniya214 319AT & Ttelekommunikatsii181 193AmerisourceBergenoptovaya trade in the field of health care179,589
It is equally interesting to find out which companies achieved excellent results during the pandemic to determine a promising niche in the market. In September 2020, Linkedin, a social networking site for finding business contacts, published a ranking of the 50 best US startups. In the top ten there are:
# p/pNameSpecializationDescription of activities1Better. omloans, data analysisonline platform that specializes in online mortgages and mortgage refinancing2DoorDash delivery serviceDuring the pandemic in the United States, the demand for delivery increased significantly, which was used by DoorDash. Previously, it made delivery only from restaurants, but now - from pharmacies and other stores, and also doubled the number of employees. Samsara information technology develops applications to reduce fuel consumption, prevent accidents, automate manual processes, improve product quality. Samsara's growing portfolio of solutions includes vehicle telematics, driver safety, mobile workflow and compliance, asset tracking and manufacturing process control - all in an integrated real-time open platform the training needed to analyze data for healthcare providers to develop customized treatment plans or for banks to track fraudulent activity6Outreach Information Technology, a corporate platform to boost sales, accelerates revenue growth by optimizing every interaction throughout the customer's lifecycle. The platform manages all email, voice, and social interactions with customers and uses machine learning to guide reps to take the right action. The company is valued at $ 1.1 billion. Brooklinen is a manufacturer and online retailer of textiles and accessories. Total funding in 2020 - $ 60 million. Attentive digital marketing personalized text messaging platform for innovative brands and organizations. Using real-time behavioral data, Attentive automatically sends engaging text messages to each subscriber at every stage of the customer's lifecycle. In September 2020, the company raised $ 230 million in funding from Loomcommunications, a workplace video messaging service. After raising $ 29 million in funding in May 2020, the company is estimated at $ 350 million. 0VerkadasecurityThe company is engaged in the sale of corporate security systems. Its cost in early 2020 was $ 1.6 billion. The company offers security solutions: video surveillance cameras with intelligent web programs.
It is obvious that starting a business in the United States does not begin with a large company, but with a small company, which will make it possible to reduce the risks of capital loss and better study the market. The following statistics will help to avoid obstacles and better navigate the new market: