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Global Food Safety Testing Industry
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Food Safety Testing in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Pathogens Testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing, and Other Testing. The End-Use markets also analyzed in the report include Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Others (includes Fruits, Vegetables, and Juices). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2018. The report profiles 112 companies including many key and niche players such as 3M Company, BioControl Systems, Inc., bioMérieux SA, AES Chemunex SA, Biolog, Inc., Celsis International Ltd., Charm Sciences, Inc., DuPont Qualicon, Inc., FOSS A/S, Eurofins GeneScan Europe AG, Genetic ID NA, Inc., Neogen Corporation, R-Biopharm AG, SDIX, and Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.


I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Product Segments I-3
Pathogens Testing I-3
Pesticide Testing I-3
GMO Testing I-4
Other Testing I-4
End-Use Segments I-4
Processed food I-4
Dairy I-4
Meat I-4
Others (Includes Fruits, Vegetables, and Juices) I-4




II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Food Safety: A Major Concern II-1
Global Food Safety Testing Market Witnesses Remarkable Growth II-1
US: The Single Largest Regional Market II-2
Asia-Pacific: Region with Huge Prospects II-2
Pathogen Testing: The Largest Segment II-2
End-Use Analysis II-2
Food Safety Testing: Resilient to Economic Volatility II-3
Product Recalls Increase in Number and Complexity II-3
Some High-Profile Food Product Recalls during 2007-2011 II-4
Stringent Norms Necessitate Food Safety Testing II-5
Changing Regulatory Policies - Impact on Market Players II-5
Significance of Food Safety in Developing Nations II-5
Globalization of Food Supply Favors Food Safety Testing II-6
Food Supply and Food Safety Globalization II-6
Increased Focus on Microbial Pathogens II-7
HACCP II-7
Future Prospects II-7
"The Systems Approach" II-7
Adoption of Newer Food Safety Standards II-8
Improved Scientific and Technological Solutions II-8
Competitive Landscape II-8
Table 1: Leading Players in the Global Food Safety Testing
Products Market (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
for bioMerieux, 3M, Thermo-Fisher, Neogen and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8



2. MARKET TRENDS & ISSUES II-9
Moving Towards Automation II-9
Food Safety Testing: Shifting from Production Facilities to
Corporate Testing Centers II-9
Increased Outsourcing of Food Safety Testing II-9
Rapid Screening Methods Find Preference over Traditional
Testing Approaches II-10
Growing Preference for Rapid Microbial Testing II-10
Traditional Testing Technologies Continue to Rule the Roost II-11
Rapid Microbial Diagnostics Attractive for Food Processors II-11
Novel Testing Technologies to Spur Growth II-12
SERS Technique - An Alternative to PFGE II-12
Non-O157 STEC Pathogens: Focus of Testing Companies II-12
Process Testing to Gain Prominence II-13
Smart Labels and Tags Boost Consumer Confidence II-14
Liquid Chromatography Gains Space in Food Safety Testing II-14
Children More Prone to Food Borne Diseases II-14
China Strives to Set Right Tainted Image II-15
Trade Barriers Lock Multinational Firms Out of Food Safety
Diagnostics Market II-15
Impact of EU Regulations on Food Testing II-15
US Government Opposes Labeling GM Foods II-16
Nanotechnology in Food Testing II-16
Biosensors to Become Integral to Food Safety Testing II-16
Biotechnology and Bioinformatics - The Backbone of New Testing
Technologies II-16



3. AN INSIGHT INTO FOOD SAFETY II-18
Introduction II-18
Common Causes of Food Contamination II-18
Top Ten Pathogens Attributed to Food Borne Diseases II-18
An Overview of Select Pathogens II-19
Campylobacter II-19
E.coli O157:H7 II-19
Salmonella II-19
Listeria II-19
Other Pathogenic Forms II-19
Measures Recommended for Ensuring Safety of Food Products II-20
Storage of Food Products II-20
Proper Preparation of Food II-20
Prevention of Cross Contamination II-20
Hygienic Environment in the Kitchen II-21
Removing Food Contaminants II-21
Food Irradiation II-21
Ultra-High Pressure Technology II-21
Ozone Treatment II-21
Steam Pasteurization II-22
Fumigation II-22
Food Coating Technology II-22



4. FOOD SAFETY TESTING: PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-23
What is Food Safety Testing? II-23
Pathogen Testing II-23
Pesticide Testing II-23
GMO Testing II-23
Food Safety Testing - A Comprehensive Overview II-23
Microbiological Tests II-23
Pathogen Testing II-24
Simple, Efficient and Fast Testing II-24
Nucleic Acid Analysis II-24
Rapid Hygiene Testing II-24
Keeping the Surrounding Clean: Rapid Hygiene Testing II-24
Pesticide Testing II-25
GMO Testing II-25
Understanding the GMO Testing Process II-25
Product Sampling II-25
DNA Extraction II-25
PCR Amplification II-25
Testing Methods II-26
Surface Hygiene Testing II-26
Swab'N'Check Hygiene Monitoring Kit II-26
Swabbing by Australian Standard Method II-26
3M™ Petrifilm™ II-27
Oxoid Dip Slides II-27
BAX® System II-27
Other Related Testing Technologies II-27
Immunoassay Technology II-27
Magnetic Particle Assays II-28
Lateral Flow Immunoassay Strips II-28
Coated-Tube Immunoassays II-28
Microtiter Plate Assays II-28
Bioluminescence Technology II-28
Role of High Pressure Processing in Ensuring Food Safety II-28
How does HPP Work? II-29
Applications II-29



5. END-USE MARKET ANALYSIS II-30
Processed Foods II-30
Fruit & Vegetable Juices II-30
Emerging Economies Present Substantial Growth Opportunities II-30
Alternative Beverages: Key Competitors II-30
Fortified Drinks: The Latest 'in' Fad II-31
100% Juices are in Vogue II-31
Convenience and Portability are the Buzz Words II-31
Increased Acceptance as an All-Day Drink II-31
Meat Industry II-31
Processed Meat & Fast Foods - Replacing Traditional Meals II-32
Why is Meat Processed? II-32
Developments Impacting the Market II-33
Rising Preference for Easy-to-Prepare Foods II-33
Sausages and Frankfurters: Still the Favorites II-33
Product Recalls II-33
Buffalo: Increasingly Used as a Source of Meat II-33
Dairy Products II-33
Emerging Markets Offer Opportunities II-34
Churning Out New Opportunities II-34



6. REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT II-35
FDA's Guidelines for GMO Testing II-35
EU Regulations for Improving Food Safety II-35
HACCP II-35
HACCP Principles II-36



7. PRODUCT APPROVALS II-37
Charm Sciences Receives NCIMS Approval for Charm Flunixin and
Beta-lactam Test II-37
RIDASCREEN® Gliadin ELISA from R-Biopharm Receives AOAC
Approval as Official First Action Method II-37
GeneDisc Assays from Pall Corp Receives PTM Certification II-37
Charm Blue Yellow II Test Receives Approval from FAVV II-38
bioMérieux Obtains AOAC® OMA Approval for VITEK® 2 Compact II-38
Neogen Obtains AOAC Approval for Reveal 2.0 Test Kit for E.
coli O157:H7 II-38
Charm F-AP Test Receives Approval from New Zealand Ministry of
Agriculture and Forestry II-39
bioMérieux's VIDAS® UP Salmonella Kits and Listeria
monocytogenes Xpress Assay Receive International Approval II-39
AES CHEMUNEX Secures ISO 16140 Validation for ADIAFOOD®
Salmonella spp. Duplex kit II-39
bioMérieux Receives Approval for Tempo STA Automated Quality
Indicator Test II-40
Neogen Takes Over the BioKits Food-Safety Business of Gen-Probe II-40



8. PRODUCT LAUNCHES/INNOVATIONS II-41
Celsis Rapid Detection Introduces RapiScreen Soy Beverage Kit II-41
Charm Sciences to Launch Charm ROSA FAST5 Range of
Quantitative Mycotoxin Tests II-41
3M Unveils Food Pathogen Detection System II-41
Invisible Sentinel Introduces Monoclonal Antibodies for
Bacterial Food-borne Pathogens II-42
Neogen Introduces ANSR™ Pathogen Detection System for Listeria II-42
Beacon Food Safety to Introduce BrightSpot for Pathogens Testing II-43
Micro Imaging Technology Unveils MIT 1000, A Rapid Microbial
Identification System II-43
Neogen Unveils ANSR Isothermal Pathogen Detection System for
Salmonella II-43
Crystal Diagnostics Unveils MultiPath System to Detect
Pathogenic Bacteria II-43
Romer Labs Introduces EnzymeFast® II-44
DSM Unveils Delvotest® BLF, a Next Generation Dairy Test II-44
Neogen Introduces New Soleris® Test to Detect Mold and Yeast II-44
Neogen Rolls Out NeoSEEK™ System for Pathogen Detection II-45
DMK Deutsches Milchkontor Deploys Charm EZ System of Charm
Sciences II-45
Charm Sciences Introduces Novel ROSA Tests II-45
DuPont Qualicon and USDA ARS Introduces BAX® System STEC Suite II-46
FOSS Rolls Out MilkoScan™ FT1 II-46
Roka Bioscience Launches Roka Automated Instrument II-47
SDIX™ to Unveil RapidChek® Listeria F.A.S.T.™ and SDIX
RapidScan® Data Management System II-47
Pall Rolls Out GeneDisc Cycler Pathogen Detection System II-47
Veredus Laboratories Introduces VereFoodborne Pathogen Test Kit II-48
bioMérieux Introduces VIDAS® UP Salmonella Food Safety Solution II-48
AB SCIEX Launches Allergen iMethod Application II-48
DuPont Qualicon Unveils BAX® System STEC Suite II-49
AB SCIEX Introduces New Mass Spectrometry Workflow Solution II-49
bioMérieux Rolls Out chromID™ Lmono, A Complete Test for
Detecting Listeria Monocytogenes II-49
R-Biopharm Unveils RIDA®GENE EHEC/EPEC Rapid Test II-50
Neogen Unveils Histamine Assay for Food Products Testing II-50
DuPont Qualicon and USDA Agricultural Research Service Unveil
BAX® System for E. coli O157:H7 II-51



9. PRODUCT LAUNCHES/INNOVATIONS IN THE RECENT PAST - A HISTORIC
PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-52
DuPont Qualicon Launches New BAX® System Real-Time PCR Assay II-52
The Department of Medical Sciences Launches Pesticide Testing Kit II-52
Bio Scientific Introduces MaxSignal Melamine Enzymatic Assay Kit II-52
Oxoid Launches 4 New Culture Media II-53
Oxoid Optimizes Oxoid Brilliance™ E. coli/coliform Selective Agar II-53



10. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-54
Eurofins Takes over NZ Labs II-54
Eurofins Acquires Majority Stake in Nihon Kankyo II-54
Life Technologies Acquires Matrix Micro Science II-54
Seegene to Join Forces with DuPont to Develop Multiplexed
Molecular Assay for Food Safety Testing II-54
Agilent Technologies Inks Cooperative Research and Development
Agreement with USFDA II-55
AB SCIEX Inks Collaboration Agreement with Phenomenex II-55
BIOTECON Diagnostics Enters into OEM Partnership with HTI bio-X II-56
Valio Enters into Agreement with DSM II-56
SGS to Offer Pathogen Testing Services to Pet Food Makers II-56
QC Laboratories Selects Atlas™ System of Roka Bioscience II-56
Neogen Takes Over VeroMara's Assets from GlycoMar II-57
Thermo Fisher Scientific Purchases TREK Diagnostic Systems II-57
SGS Acquires Consolidated Laboratory and Labservice to
Reinforce Market Standing II-58
Covance Acquires TRAC Microbiology II-58
bioMérieux Acquires AES Laboratoire II-58
Thermo Fisher Scientific Acquires Dionex II-58
JLA USA Merges Operations with Institute for Environmental Health II-59
EcoCerta Joins Global Laboratory Alliance of Genetic ID II-59
GeneSeek Joins USDA Sponsored Research Program II-59
SDIX™ Sells Water Quality Division to Modern Water II-60
DuPont Qualicon's BAX® System Bags Test Method Equivalency for
Salmonella Enteritidis II-60
NSF International Inaugurates Food Safety Testing Laboratory
in Shanghai II-60
Nofima to Establish Pathogen Testing Facility in Norway II-61
Neogen Buys GeneSeek II-61
US Department of Agriculture Collaborates with DuPont II-61
SDIX Inks Agreement with AES CHEMUNEX II-62
Cooprinsem Opens New Milk Testing Laboratory in Chile II-62
QIAGEN Acquires Rights to 70 Molecular Food Safety Tests from ifp II-62
SQI Diagnostics Inks a Development Deal with Silliker II-63
Thermo Fisher Inaugurates New Laboratory for Food Safety Testing II-63
Vietnam to Set Up FOODSAFETY Inspection System II-63



11. CORPORATE ACTIVITY IN RECENT PAST - A HISTORIC PERSPECTIVE
BUILDER II-64
Bio-Rad Laboratories Snaps Up Certain Assets of SafePath
Laboratories II-64
DuPont Qualicon Obtains License from DxS for Scorpions®
Technology II-64
DayMark® Safety Systems Acquires DoveMart II-64
Neogen Obtains NCIMS and FDA Approval for BetaStar® US Dairy
Antibiotic Test II-64
Gen-Probe to Merge its Industrial Assets to Set-up a New,
Independent Firm II-65
Eurofins Takes Over Strasburger & Siegel II-65
GlycoMar Takes Over Seafood Safety Testing Operations of Integrin II-65
Eurofins Launches Food Testing Laboratory in China II-66
Covance to Inaugurate FOODSAFETY and Nutritional Chemistry
Laboratory II-66
Vacci-TEST Bags Order from Rastelli Foods for FoodChek-E coli
O157 System II-66
Strategic Diagnostics and DuPont Qualicon Extends Agreement II-67



12. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-68
3M Company (USA) II-68
BioControl Systems, Inc. (USA) II-68
bioMérieux SA (France) II-68
AES Chemunex SA (France) II-69
Biolog, Inc. (USA) II-69
Celsis International Ltd. (UK) II-70
Charm Sciences, Inc. (USA) II-70
DuPont Qualicon, Inc. (USA) II-70
FOSS A/S (Denmark) II-71
Eurofins GeneScan Europe AG (Germany) II-71
Genetic ID NA, Inc. (USA) II-71
Neogen Corporation (USA) II-72
R-Biopharm AG (Germany) II-72
SDIX (USA) II-72
Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. (USA) II-73



13. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-74
Table 2: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Food Safety Testing Products by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-74



Table 3: World 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 2009,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-75
Global Food Safety Testing Market: Analytics by Product Segment II-76
Table 4: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Pathogen Testing Products by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-76



Table 5: World 10-Year Perspective for Pathogen Testing
Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 2009,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-77



Table 6: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Pesticide Testing Products by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-78



Table 7: World 10-Year Perspective for Pesticide Testing
Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 2009,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-79



Table 8: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for GMO Testing Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-80



Table 9: World 10-Year Perspective for GMO Testing Products by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-81

               

Table 10: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Other Testing Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-82


Table 11: World 10-Year Perspective for Other Testing Products
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East and Latin American Markets for Years 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-83
Global Food Safety Testing Market: Analytics by End Use Segment II-84
Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Food Safety Testing Products in Processed Foods Sector by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-84



Table 13: World 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products in Processed Foods Sector by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin
American Markets for Years 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-85



Table 14: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Food Safety Testing Products in Dairy Sector by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-86



Table 15: World 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products in Dairy Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American
Markets for Years 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-87



Table 16: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Food Safety Testing Products in Meat Sector by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-88



Table 17: World 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products in Meat Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American
Markets for Years 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-89



Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Food Safety Testing Products in Other Sectors by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-90



Table 19: World 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products in Other Sectors by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin American
Markets for Years 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-91




III. MARKET



1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Food Safety Testing Market - An Overview III-1
Tackling the Burden of Food Borne Illnesses III-2
Table 20: Food-borne Illnesses, Hospitalizations and Deaths
in the US (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown for Known
Pathogens and Unspecified Agents (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-2



Table 21: Leading Pathogens Causing Food-borne Illnesses in
the US (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of
Illnesses by Known Pathogens - Norovirus, Salmonella
nontyphoidal, Clostridium perfringens, Campylobacter spp.,
Staphylococcus aureus, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-3



Table 22: Leading Food-borne Pathogens Causing
Hospitalizations in the US (2011): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Number of Hospitalizations by Known Pathogens -
Salmonella nontyphoidal, Norovirus, Campylobacter spp.,
Toxoplasma gondii, E. coli (STEC) O157, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3



Table 23: Leading Food-borne Pathogens Causing Deaths in
the US (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of
Deaths by Known Pathogens - Salmonella nontyphoidal,
Norovirus, Campylobacter spp., Toxoplasma gondii, E. coli
(STEC) O157, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-4
Current and Future Analysis III-4
Table 24: Microbiological Food Safety Tests in the US
(2010): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Tests by
Segment - Routine Tests and Pathogen Tests (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5
Popular Food Safety Tests in the US III-5
Table 25: US Food Safety Testing Market (2009): Number of
Microbial Tests per Sector (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-6
Processed Food - The Largest End-Use Market for Food Safety
Tests III-6
Impact of New Testing Procedures on Production and Marketing III-6
Food Safety in the US: A Synopsis III-7
Government Initiatives to Lower Incidence of Food Borne
Diseases III-7
Role of Federal Safety System in Ensuring Food Safety III-8
Food Safety Challenges III-8
Various Surveillance Systems Working Towards Food Safety III-9
Food Net Surveillance Network III-9
A Quick Glance at Key Statistics - 2011 III-9
PulseNet III-10
The National Antibiotic Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) III-10
In-House Testing More Frequent than Testing in Outside
Laboratories III-10
Regulatory Environment III-10
Regulatory Agencies involved in Food Safety Testing III-10
Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) III-10
FSIS Adopts New Specifications for Slaughter Establishments III-11
Role of Private Laboratories in Food Safety Testing III-11
Nutrition Labeling of Meat and Poultry Products III-11
Safe Food Handling Label III-12
FDA Regulations for Food Safety III-12
Guidelines to Restaurant Operators III-12
Guidelines for Packaged Juice Processors III-12
Guidelines for GMO Testing III-12
US Government Opposes Labeling GM Foods III-12
Major Regulations III-13
A Historic Perspective of the Food Safety Regulations in
the US III-13
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) III-13
US and Canada Streamline Regulations for Agricultural and
Food Industries III-13
Foreign Supplier Verification Programme (FSVP) III-14
The TBT and SPS Agreements III-14
USDA Modifies Testing Regulations III-14
Research and Development III-15
Product Innovations/Launches III-15
Strategic Corporate Developments III-22
Key Players III-27
B.Market Analytics III-31
Table 26: US Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen Testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO and Other Testing
Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31



Table 27: US 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing,
and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32



Table 28: US Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33



Table 29: US 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets for
2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34



2. CANADA III-35
A.Market Analysis III-35
Market Overview III-35
Government Toughens Food Safety Regulations III-35
Delay in the Integration of Novel Pesticide Testing III-35
Contribution of Various Quality Assurance Agencies in
Ensuring Food Safety III-36
Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance III-36
Canadian Cattlemen's Association III-36
Canadian Quality Assurance™ (CQA) III-36
Chicken Farmers of Canada III-36
Dairy Farmers of Canada III-37
Government Agencies III-37
B.Market Analytics III-38
Table 30: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-38



Table 31: Canadian 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO
Testing and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39



Table 32: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-40



Table 33: Canadian 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other
Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-41



3. JAPAN III-42
A.Market Analysis III-42
Overview III-42
USFDA Suspends Imports from Japan Due to Radiation Leak Threat III-42
Regulatory Overview III-42
Food Sanitation Law III-42
Regulations for the Maximum Level of Cadmium in Rice III-42
Testing Compulsory for Genetically Manipulated Food Products III-43
Strategic Corporate Development III-43
B.Market Analytics III-44
Table 34: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-44



Table 35: Japanese 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO
Testing and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45



Table 36: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-46



Table 37: Japanese 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other
Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-47



4. EUROPE III-48
A.Market Analysis III-48
Overview III-48
Table 38: Microbiological Food Safety Tests in Europe
(2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Tests by
Segment - Routine Tests and Pathogen Tests (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48
Current and Future Analysis III-48
Food Safety Regulations in Europe III-49
EU Regulations for Improving Food Safety III-49
Food Products Allowed to Contain One Percent GMOs III-49
Trade Links III-49
B.Market Analytics III-50
Table 39: European Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Geographic
Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest
of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50



Table 40: European 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51



Table 41: European Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing, and
Other Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52



Table 42: European 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO
Testing, and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53



Table 43: European Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-54



Table 44: European 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat and Other
Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-55



4a. FRANCE III-56
A.Market Analysis III-56
Outlook III-56
Strategic Corporate Development III-56
Product Innovations/Launches III-56
Key Players III-57
B.Market Analytics III-59
Table 45: French Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59



Table 46: French 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing
and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-60



Table 47: French Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-61



Table 48: French 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets for
2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62



4b. GERMANY III-63
A.Market Analysis III-63
Outlook III-63
Food Safety - A Cause of Concern III-63
Strategic Corporate Developments III-63
Product Innovations/Launches III-64
Key Players III-65
B.Market Analytics III-66
Table 49: German Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66



Table 50: German 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing GMO Testing
and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67



Table 51: German Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-68



Table 52: German 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets for
2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69



4c. ITALY III-70
Market Analysis III-70
Table 53: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-70



Table 54: Italian 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO
Testing and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71



Table 55: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-72



Table 56: Italian 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other
Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-73



4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-74
A.Market Analysis III-74
Outlook III-74
Research and Development III-74
Strategic Corporate Developments III-74
Product Innovations/Launches III-75
Key Players III-75
B.Market Analytics III-77
Table 57: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77



Table 58: UK 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing
and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78



Table 59: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79



Table 60: UK 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety Testing
Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets for
2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80



4e. SPAIN III-81
Market Analysis III-81
Table 61: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81



Table 62: Spanish 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO
Testing and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82



Table 63: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-83



Table 64: Spanish 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other
Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-84



4f. RUSSIA III-85
Market Analysis III-85
Table 65: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-85



Table 66: Russian 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing GMO
Testing and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86



Table 67: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-87


Table 68: Russian 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other
Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-88



4g. REST OF EUROPE III-89
A.Market Analysis III-89
Outlook III-89
Strategic Corporate Developments III-89
Product Innovations/Launches III-90
FOSS A/S (Denmark) - A Key Player III-90
B.Market Analytics III-91
Table 69: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
Market Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product
Segment - Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing
and Other Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-91



Table 70: Rest of Europe 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO
Testing and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-92



Table 71: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
Market Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use
Segment - Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-93



Table 72: Rest of Europe 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other
Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-94



5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-95
A.Market Analysis III-95
Asia-Pacific - World's Fastest Growing Market III-95
Focus on Select Regional Markets III-95
China III-95
Food Safety Violations Hamper Growth in Food Sector III-95
China Strives to Set Right Tainted Image III-95
China's Food Safety Law III-96
Vietnam Intensifies Testing on Imported Produce from China III-96
India - In Developing Stage III-96
Thailand III-97
Strategic Corporate Developments III-97
B.Market Analytics III-99
Table 73: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-99



Table 74: Asia-Pacific 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO
Testing and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-100



Table 75: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-101



Table 76: Asia-Pacific 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other
Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-102

6. THE MIDDLE EAST III-103


Market Analysis III-103
Table 77: Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product Segment -
Pathogen Testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing and Other
Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-103



Table 78: Middle East 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO
Testing and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-104



Table 79: Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by End Use Segment -
Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-105



Table 80: Middle East 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by End Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Processed Food, Dairy, Meat, and Other
Markets for 2009, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-106



7. LATIN AMERICA III-107
Market Analysis III-107
Table 81: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Market Analysis for Food Safety Testing Products by Product
Segment - Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO Testing
and Other Testing Products Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-107



Table 82: Latin American 10-Year Perspective for Food Safety
Testing Products by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Value Sales for Pathogen testing, Pesticide Testing, GMO
Testing and Other Testing Products Markets for 2009, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-108



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