The global food processing equipment market is expected to reach USD$74M by 2022, at a CAGR of 6.1% during the forecast period of 2017 to 2022, according to ResearchAndMarkets. Factors driving this growth globally are the increased customer demands for processed food products, growing concern on food safety and safety of workers, rising need to increase productivity, growing focus of food manufacturers to reduce production cost, and government support to promote food processing sector. Additionally, emerging economies such as Latin America, South East Asia, and Africa provides significant opportunity for the manufacturers in this market.
- Current revenue growth rate exceeds the average of the last 3 years, indicating that market momentum is increasing
- Current gross profit margin exceeds the average of the last 3 years gross profit margin, indicating supplier pricing power
- Current EBITDA margin exceeds the average of the last 3 years EBITDA margin, a condition that may attract new entrants