HOTEL AND RESTAURANT EQUIPMENT INDUSTRY

Global Market ($ million): N/A

U.S. Industry Revenue ($ million): N/A

Employees: 25,000+

Companies: 500+

U.S. Exports ($ million): $1,772

U.S. Imports ($ million): $2,051

Top 5 U.S. Companies

Illinois Tool Works

Manitowoc Company, Inc.

True Food Service Equipment

Cambro Manufacturing Company

NACCO Housewares Group

Top 5 Foreign Companies

ALI SpA (Italy)

AB Electrolux (Sweden)

Franke Holding AG (Switzerland

Hoshizaki Electric Company, Ltd. (Japan)

Meiko Maschinenebau GmbH (Germany)

Top International Markets

North America

European Union (EU-27)

Australia

Japan

Middle East

Top 5 International Issues

Standards

Intellectual Property

Food Safety

Sustainability

Top 3 Domestic Competitiveness Issues

Food Safety

Sustainability

Availability of Credit

Updated 5/2009