Global Fruit & Vegetable Processing (Fresh, Fresh Cut, Canned, Frozen, Dried, Convenience) Market - Trend & Forecast to 2019

DUBLIN, Dec. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Fruit & Vegetable Processing Market by Product Type, Equipment, Operation & Region - Global Trend & Forecast to 2019" report to their offering.

This report on fruit & vegetable processing has been classified into processed fruits & vegetables and processing equipment for fruits & vegetables. Consumption of processed fruits & vegetables in the food industry has grown with the improvement in processing technology and awareness about the functional and nutritional properties of fruits & vegetables. Equipment for peeling, inspection, and slicing are extensively used in fruit & vegetable processing. The fruit & vegetable processing market is in its introductory phase in emerging economies such as Latin America and the Middle East, with key manufacturers investing here in the development of improved products. The rising middle class population is a key driver for the market.

The fruit & vegetable processing market is segmented into equipment-on the basis of type, operation type, and region; and processed product-type, product type, and region. This report includes the cross-segmentation of processed fruits & vegetables, processing equipment, and region. The market for fruits & vegetables processing is estimated to be valued at around $190 billion in 2013. North America was the largest processed fruits & vegetables market in 2013, and Asia-Pacific was the largest processing equipment market for fruits & vegetables.

The fruit & vegetable processing market is fragmented with leading companies driving the growth by opting for strategic acquisitions and innovative programs. The report further provides qualitative analysis of the prominent market players and their preferred development strategies. Key processors such as ConAgra Foods, Inc. (U.S.), Del Monte Foods, Inc. (Singapore), Dole Food Company, Inc. (U.S.), and Nestle S.A. (Switzerland); key suppliers such as Gourmet Foods International (U.S.), The Kroger Company (U.S.), and Safeway (U.S.); and key equipment manufacturers such JBT Corporation (U.S.), Krones AG (Germany), GEA Group AG (Germany), and Maxwell Chase Technologies (U.S.) have been profiled in the report.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Industry Trends

6 Processing Equipment for Fruits & Vegetables Market Overview

7 Processed Fruits & Vegetables Market Overview

8 Processing Equipment Market for Fruits & Vegetables, By Type

9 Processing Equipment Market for Fruits & Vegetables, By Operating Type

10 Processed Fruits & Vegetables Market, By Type

11 Processed Fruits & Vegetables Market, By Product Type

12 Fruit & Vegetable Processing Market, By Region

13 Competitive Landscape of Processing Equipment Market for Fruits & Vegetables

14 Competitive Landscape of Processed Fruit & Vegetable Market

15 Company Profiles

16 Appendix

Companies Mentioned:

  • Bosch Packaging Technology
  • Bühler Group
  • Conagra Foods, Inc.
  • Del Monte Foods, Inc.
  • Dole Food Company, Inc.
  • GEA Group AG
  • Greencore Group PLC
  • H. J. Heinz Company
  • JBT Corporation
  • Safeway, Inc.
  • The Kroger Company

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