International business school IMD in Switzerland has released its findings in its annual 'World Competitiveness Yearbook'.

Think Global's David Thomas analyses the Russian consumer in his ongoing look at BRIC economies.

David Thomas is back in Brazil and looking at how the country's growing economy could be helpful to Australia's exporters.

David Thomas shares his thoughts on working with BRIC nations in his latest blog post.

Steber International is looking into the Brazilian nautical market as a potential new export location.

It is now exactly 10 years since Jim O’Neill, then the newly appointed Head of Economic Research at Goldman Sachs wrote a research paper "Dreaming with BRICs" in which he predicted that the global economy in the coming decades would be propelled by the growth of four populous and economically ambitious countries: Brazil, Russia, India and China, and famously coined the acronym "BRIC".

David Thomas blogs about the rise of the BRIC nations in the face of the economic decline of the world's previous powerhouses. "With a combined GDP of $8.7 trillion in 2010, the BRIC economies already account for 45 percent of global economic growth."

Why was South Africa present at the BRIC 2011 Leaders summit? Where is China going in 2011? David Thomas of Think Global Consulting charts the movements of the BRIC nations as they influence the course of global economics.

The four BRIC countries, together with the USA, comprise the five most influential economies in the world today based on three...

A week in Mumbai and Delhi is all you need to remind you of India's natural and somewhat understated advantages for business and...