Demand for dairy equipment has increased significantly, especially in developing economies, due to greater urbanization, strong base of population, huge food processing industry, and higher per capita incomes. As a result, the global dairy processing equipment market has experienced consistent growth over the years.
In dairy industry, pasteurization helps to make product safe for human consumption, improves preservation quality, and helps to retain good flavor over a longer period of time. Dairy pasteurizers manufactured using efficient technologies ensure better-quality output of dairy products.
A report into the projected growth of the current Dairy Processing Equipment Market by Meticulous Research® has produced some incredible forecasts for the industry. By 2024, it’s expected to have grown at a CAGR of 5.8%, reaching over $ 11.05 billion.
Here are the top 10 companies in Dairy Processing Equipment –
GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft
Founded in 1881 and headquartered at Dusseldorf, Germany; GEA is engaged in developing and producing process technology and components for the food processing industry worldwide. The company operates through two segments, namely Business Area Equipment and Business Area Solutions. The Business Area Solutions division provides process solutions for the dairy processing, baking, brewing, chocolate and confectionery, pharma, and chemical industries. The Company offers dairy processing equipment primarily for processing of cheese, creams, butter and spreads, dairy ingredients, desserts and fermented products, ice cream, liquid dairy, and milk powders.
The company has its geographic presence in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa via network of subsidiaries and partners. The subsidiaries of the Company are GEA Westfalia Separator Australia Pty. Ltd. (Australia), GEA Process Engineering China Limited (China), GRADE Refrigeration LLC (Egypt), GEA Process Engineering S.A.S. (France), GEA Process Engineering Pvt. Ltd. (India), GEA Process Engineering Ltd. (Japan), GEA Food Solutions Bakel B.V (The Netherlands), GEA Norway AS/ GEA Food Solutions Nordic NUF (Norway), GEA Process Engineering S.A. (Spain), GEA Process Engineering Ltd (U.K.), GEA Process Engineering Inc. (U.S.), and others.
Founded in 1884 and headquartered at Chicago, U.S.; JBT is involved in designing, manufacturing, and providing technology solutions to the food processing and air transportation industries. The company operates through two business segments, namely JBT FoodTech and JBT AeroTech. The product, solutions, and services offerings of JBT FoodTech comprises freezing and chilling, protein processing, shelf stable sterilization, fruits and juice processing, and automation systems. The company offers dairy equipment primarily for chilling, freezing, and filtering processes.
With the production facilities in the U.S., Brazil, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., South Africa, and China; sales & services offices in more than 25 countries; and 11 technical centers, the company serves customers globally.
SPX Flow Inc.
Founded in 1998 and headquartered at Charlotte, U.S.; SPX Flow Inc. is involved in designing, manufacturing, and marketing engineered products and services. The company operates through three business segments, namely Food & Beverage, Industrial, and Power &energy. The company’s food and beverage segment offer processing equipment and solutions under various brands, such as Anhydro, APV, Bran+Luebbe, Gerstenberg Schroeder, lightnin, Seital, and Waukesha Cherry-Burrell.
The company offers dairy equipment primarily for centrifugation, drying, heating, evaporating, and cooling processes.
With operations in 35 countries, the company markets its products in over 150 countries around the world.
Founded in 1883 and headquartered at Lund, Sweden; Alfa Laval is involved in manufacturing and supplying products and solutions for heat transfer, separation, and fluid handling. The company operates through six business segments, namely Heat Transfer, Fluid Handling, Separation, Services, Associated Products, and Others. The company’s products are used in the various sectors such as food, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, starch, sugar, ethanol, nuclear power, onboard vessels, engineering, mining, and refinery; they are also used in treating wastewater and creating a comfortable indoor climate. In dairy processing industry, the company offers dairy equipment primarily for mixing and agitation processes.
With 42 major production units (22 in Europe, 10 in Asia, 8 in the U.S., and 2 in Latin America), the Company serves customers in more than 100 countries.
Founded in 1951 and headquartered at Neutraubling, Germany; Krones is engaged in planning, developing, and manufacturing machines and complete lines for the fields of process, filling, and packaging technology. The company operates through three business segments, namely Machines and Lines for Product Filling and Decoration, Machines and Lines for Beverage Production/Process Technology, and Machines and Lines for the Compact Class. The company’s machines and lines for product filling and decoration segment offers product treatment technology, systems engineering, labelling technology, inspection technology, filling technology, cleaning technology, plastics technology, packing and palletizing technology, and conveyor technology. Further, machines and lines for the compact class provides technology for labelling, filling, plastic, packing & palletizing, and conveyor. The company offers UHT line and homogenizers for dairy processing.
The company has its geographic presence in Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, and Middle East & Africa.
Paul Mueller Company
Founded in 1940 and headquartered at Springfield, U.S.; Paul Mueller Company is involved in designing and manufacturing processing equipment for various applications in food & beverages, pharmaceutical, and chemical facilities. The company operates through four segments, namely Dairy Farm Equipment, Industrial Equipment, Field Fabrication, and Transportation. Its industrial equipment segment comprises standard and customized stainless steel & alloy processing and storage tanks, pure water equipment, and heat transfer products. In dairy processing sector, the company offers equipment mainly for cheese ingredient storage and processing, cream storage and processing, raw milk receiving and processing, whey storage and processing, yogurt storage and processing, and milk supply chain management.
With several manufacturing and sales operations in the U.S., the Netherlands, and Vietnam, the company serves customers across the globe. The subsidiaries of the company are Mueller Field Operations, Inc., Mueller Transportation, Inc., and Mueller, B.V. (The Netherlands).
Tetra Pak International SA
Founded in 1951 and headquartered at Lausanne, Switzerland; Tetra Pak is one of three companies in the Tetra Laval Group. The company is engaged in providing processing, packaging, and distribution solutions for food products. The company operates through five business segments, namely Packages, Processing Equipment, Filling Machines, Distribution Equipment, and Service Products. The company offers sorting, processing, and conveying equipment for fruit & vegetable, nuts, dried fruits, snacks, seed & grains, and meat, poultry, & seafood. The company offers dairy equipment primarily for pasteurization; evaporation; drying; heating; membrane filtration equipment mainly for curd, ice cream, and cheese making processes.
With more than 78 sales offices, 36 production plants, 6 R&D centers, and 11 technical training centers, the company offers its products and services in more than 170 countries across North America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.
Founded in 1961 and headquartered at Bologna, Italy; IMA Group is involved in the designing and manufacturing of processing and packaging equipment for pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, tea, coffee, and foods. The company operates through three business segments, namely Tea Food and Other, Pharmaceutical, and Tobacco Packaging. For dairy industry, the company offers filling, closing, sealing, bagging, wrapping, and primary packaging machines.
With the 42 manufacturing facilities and 29 sales branches, the company has its presence in more than 80 countries.
Feldmeier Equipment INC.
Founded in 1952 and headquartered at Syracuse, New York; Feldmeier Equipment INC. is involved in the design, development, and production of the equipment for the pharmaceutical, biotech, cosmetic, and food & beverage industries. The company offers tanks & vessels, agitators, heat exchangers, and specialty products for dairy industry.
With the 7 operating facilities in the U.S., the company has its geographic presence in North America.
Scherjon Dairy Equipment Holland B.V.
Founded in 1995 and headquartered at Lauwersweg, Netherlands; Scherjon Dairy Equipment Holland B.V. is involved in the designing, developing, and producing equipment for the dairy industry. The company offers equipment for cheese production, cheese pressing and mould handling, milk pasteurization, and yogurt production.
With several manufacturing and sales operations in the Netherlands, the company has its geographic presence in the Europe and Africa.
Popular companies in Dairy Processing Equipment : Stephan Machinery GmbH, Shanghai Joylong Industry Co. Ltd.
Authoritative Research on the Dairy Processing Equipment Market – Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast (2019-2024)
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