1. Analysis of the sphere's state
2. Tendencies and potential of development of the Russia and regional sectorial markets
3. Analysis of the market's state (market volume, market capacity, dynamics and tendencies of market development, analysis of the influence of external factors on the market, analysis of demand, characteristics of commodity segments, geographical concentration of production, analysis of the key rivals, development of the competitive map, determination of the market share, study of the pricing policy, analysis of the sales system, evaluation of the promotion policy, and the final SWOT analysis of competitiveness).