This report forecasts total world demand in 2019 for food processing machinery by product and major world region in US dollars at the manufacturers' level. Product segments by machinery type include industrial baking; meat, poultry, and seafood; beverage production; chocolate and confectionery; dairy and milk; fruit, nut, and vegetable; other food processing machinery; and parts and attachments. Major world regions include North America, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific, and all other regions. Demand by product segment is also forecast for each major world region.
To illustrate historical trends world, product, and regional demand (including product segments) are provided for 2009 and 2014. Finally, world shipments are segmented by major world region and provided for 2009, 2014, and 2019.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing to serve global demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 29-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.