Small batch sizes and high demands on both product safety and the reproducibility of production processes are the main reasons for the emergence of a specialized pharmaceutical engineering industry, which - according to VDMA estimates - amounts to about seven billion euros worldwide.
Food Processing and Packaging Machinery
The demand for machinery and equipment for the production, filling and packaging of beverages continuous to be high and reached a new record in 2016. In 2017, the Food Processing and Packaging Machinery Association within VDMA is expecting a further increase in the range of 3 and 4 per cent.
The demand for machinery and equipment for the production, filling and packaging of beverages continuous to be high and reached a new record in 2016. The Food Processing and Packaging Machinery Association within VDMA is optimistic about the prospects for the industry.
Incoming orders in July – strong within Germany, weak within Euro partner countries
10.09.2018 Order intake in the Food Processing Machinery and Packaging Machinery sector fell by 12 percent in real terms in July. Domestic orders fell by 1 percent while orders from abroad decreased by 14 percent.
Order intake in May remains weak
18.07.2018 Compared to last year's figures, order intake in the Food Processing and Packaging Machinery sector in May fell by 12 percent in real terms. Domestic orders decreased by 29 percent, foreign orders by 9 percent.
Food processing machines and packaging machines are in high demand
24.05.2018 In 2017, the production of food processing and packaging machinery rose by 4.8 percent to a record level of more than 14 billion euros. The prospects for the current year remain positive.
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