FOOD PROCESSING AND PACKAGING MACHINERY

Global Market ($ million): N/A

U.S. Industry Revenue ($ million): $7,800

Employees: 30,000+

Companies: 2,000+

U.S. Exports ($ million): $2,063

U.S. Imports ($ million): $2,931

Top 5 U.S. Companies

Rockwell Automation

ITW/Illinois Tool Works, Inc.

SPX Process Equipment

Barry-Wehmiller Companies

JBT FoodTech

Top 5 Foreign Companies

TetraLaval Group (Sweden/Switzerland)

Bosch Packaging Technology (Germany)

Elopak AS (Norway)

Krones AG (Germany)

Odenburg Engineering B.V. (Netherlands)

Top International Markets

North America

European Union

East Asia

South America

Australia

Top 5 International Issues

Global Recession

Sustainability

Food Safety

Product Quality

Intellectual Property

Top 3 Domestic Competitiveness Issues

Availability of Credit

Food Safety

Sustainability

Updated 5/2009