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The Design Industry, 2021

March 18, 2021

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This report estimates the size of the global design industry in 2021. The industry is in the middle of a surge in interest and activity from both buyers and providers of design technology and services as well as from investors in those two categories. Experience design (XD) professionals and their colleagues should read this report for Forrester's perspective on what defines the design industry and the factors affecting its growth.

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Table of Contents

  • The Design Industry: $162 Billion And Growing, Despite The Recession
  • What Design Includes And Excludes
  • Four Growth Factors Shape The Design Market's Expansion
  • What It Means

  • Broaden Who You Think Of As A Buyer Of Design
  • Supplemental Material
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