Global Food Safety Testing Market, By Testing Type (Allergen Testing, Pathogens Testing, GMO Testing, Mycotoxins Testing, Nutritional Labelling, Heavy Metals Testing, Pesticides Testing, Organic Contaminants Testing, Others), Technology (Culture Media, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Immunoassay, Chromatography, Biochip/Biosensor, Microarrays, Flow Cytometry, Others), Food Categories (Meat and Meat Products, Egg and Poultry Products, Fish and Seafood, Bakery Products, Cereals, Grains and Pulses, Tea and Coffee, Herbs and Spices, Beverages, Fruits and Vegetables, Milk and Dairy Products, Honey, Nuts and Dried Fruits, Convenience Foods, Baby Food, Tobacco, Others) – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2029.
Global Food Safety Testing Market Analysis and Size
The food and beverage sector has seen significant changes in recent decades as a result of two key factors: changing consumer preferences and technological improvements. Food safety, cleanliness, and other food quality indicators are currently receiving much attention. This trend is anticipated to continue in the next years as consumers become more conscious of food safety and quality and the recent outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Furthermore, new technologies and food safety concepts and norms are likely to play a critical role in revolutionizing the food safety sphere in the coming years. Food testing and analysis are critical components of the food safety ecosystem because they ensure that food is safe to eat. In the food sector, it is an important and inevitable factor.
- Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the food safety testing market was valued at USD 19.5 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 32.03 billion by 2029, registering a CAGR of 6.40% during the forecast period of 2022 to 2029. The market report curated by the Data Bridge Market Research team includes in-depth expert analysis, import/export analysis, pricing analysis, production consumption analysis, patent analysis and consumer behaviour.
Global Food Safety Testing Market Definition
Food safety is a crucial concern for the food manufacturing, retail, and hospitality industries. Productivity is influenced by food quality and hygiene. Both purposeful and inadvertent adulteration have grown high-tech in recent years, and all testing facilities can assist in detecting these food adulterants.
Report Scope and Market Segmentation
2022 - 2029
2020 (Customizable to 2019 - 2014)
Revenue in USD Billion, Volumes in Units, Pricing in USD
Testing Type (Allergen Testing, Pathogens Testing, GMO Testing, Mycotoxins Testing, Nutritional Labelling, Heavy Metals Testing, Pesticides Testing, Organic Contaminants Testing, Others), Technology (Culture Media, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Immunoassay, Chromatography, Biochip/Biosensor, Microarrays, Flow Cytometry, Others), Food Categories (Meat and Meat Products, Egg and Poultry Products, Fish and Seafood, Bakery Products, Cereals, Grains and Pulses, Tea and Coffee, Herbs and Spices, Beverages, Fruits and Vegetables, Milk and Dairy Products, Honey, Nuts and Dried Fruits, Convenience Foods, Baby Food, Tobacco, Others)
U.S., Canada, Mexico in North America, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Denmark, Italy, U.K., France, Spain, Netherland, Belgium, Switzerland, Turkey, Russia, Rest of Europe in Europe, Japan, China, India, South Korea, New Zealand, Vietnam, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in Asia-Pacific (APAC), Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America as a part of South America, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, South Africa, Rest of Middle East and Africa(MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA)
Market Players Covered
SGS SA (Switzerland), Eurofins Scientific (Luxembourg), Intertek Group plc (UK), Bureau Veritas (France), ALS Limited (Australia), TÜV SÜD (Germany), Symbio Laboratories (Australia), QIMA (Hong Kong), Pacific Lab (Washington), Ugene Laboratory Services Pte Ltd. (Singapore), Kedah Bioresources Corporation Sdn. Bhd (Malaysia), Mérieux Nutrisciences (US), FOOD SAFETY NET SERVICES (Texas), NEOGEN CORPORATION (US), Adpen Laboratories, Inc. (US), Cotecna Inspection SA (Switzerland), Spectro Analytical Labs Limited (India), Nsf International (US), R J Hill Laboratories Limited (New Zealand), ifp Privates Institut für Produktqualität GmbH (Germany)
Food Safety Testing Market Dynamics
This section deals with understanding the market drivers, opportunities, restraints and challenges. All of this is discussed in detail as below:
- Rising incidences of foodborne diseases
The rise in incidences of foodborne diseases will flourish the market's growth rate. Foodborne illnesses are most commonly caused by eating food that has been contaminated with mycotoxin, pathogens, or yeasts and molds. Pathogens as Salmonella, Campylobacter, E. coli, and Listeria can damage food's microbiological safety, leading to foodborne illnesses.
- Growing use of pesticides
The industry is predicted to rise due to the increased usage of pesticides to eradicate pests that ruin crop output. These pesticides are primarily used to increase crop productivity, but they also contain hazardous compounds, and their abuse can result in a variety of health problems. Pesticide residues in food have been linked to a variety of chronic diseases. As a result, pesticide residue in the crop is detected using food testing procedures.
Furthermore, rising urbanization and increasing level of disposable income will drive market value growth. Also, growth of global processed food market and the implementation of strict food safety regulations will cushion the growth rate of food safety testing market. Another significant factor influencing the market's growth rate is the increasing influence of media channels on consumer awareness for food safety.
- Increasing use of preservatives in beverages
The rise in use of preservatives in beverages will create new market opportunities during the forecast period. The increased use of preservatives in beverages to extend their shelf life is projected to result in an increase in the use of safety procedures. In order to meet demand, manufacturers are focused on assuring the quality and shelf-life of beverages such as energy drinks, soft drinks, and fruit juices.
The increasing consumption and production of meat products and technological advancement will boost new market opportunities for the market's growth rate. Moreover, rise in strategic collaborations and emerging new markets will act as market drivers and further boost beneficial opportunities for the market's growth rate.
- The dearth of proper regulatory guidelines
The market is projected to be hampered by a lack of effective regulatory rules for selling and cultivating genetically modified organism (GMO) food products. Furthermore, different regions have distinct trading rules for food and agricultural items. This is projected to stifle market expansion.
On the other hand, various difficulties linked with testing techniques will hinder the market's growth rate. The scarcity of research and development infrastructure and lack of awareness about food testing solutions among food manufacturers of developing countries will act as market restraint and further challenge the market growth rate.
This food safety testing market report provides details of new recent developments, trade regulations, import-export analysis, production analysis, value chain optimization, market share, impact of domestic and localized market players, analyses opportunities in terms of emerging revenue pockets, changes in market regulations, strategic market growth analysis, market size, category market growths, application niches and dominance, product approvals, product launches, geographic expansions, technological innovations in the market. To gain more info on the food safety testing market contact Data Bridge Market Research for an Analyst Brief, our team will help you take an informed market decision to achieve market growth.
COVID-19 Impact on Food Safety Testing Market
The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on numerous economies around the world. Governments around the world have imposed partial or complete lockdowns to prevent the spread of the disease and its terrible effects, which has had a substantial impact on numerous manufacturing and service businesses, including food safety tests. Because of the emergence of COVID-19 in several countries, consumers are becoming more concerned about processed foods, resulting in a higher demand for safe food. With rising health-related concerns due to COVID-19, demand for food safety testing is projected to rise. The food industry's supply chain has been disrupted or dramatically transformed as a result of COVID-19, with food company operators needing to adapt new business models, such as suppliers reorienting themselves to new markets. Infection dangers exist in the food supply, both in the environment and through contaminated foods/packaging. Concerns about the safety of various types of food items are predicted to raise demand for tested food products in the coming years in order to assure consumer safety, resulting in the rise of the food safety testing market.
- In October 2020, Eurofins Scientific developed a new method for identifying fructans in infant formulae and adult nutrition in partnership with Nestle Research (Lausanne, Switzerland). The approach had been given official standard status by the key standardization bodies, including the AOAC, ISO, CEN, and IDF.
Global Food Safety Testing Market Scope
The food safety testing market is segmented on the basis of testing type, technology and food categories. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
- Allergen Testing
- Pathogens Testing
- GMO Testing
- Mycotoxins Testing
- Nutritional Labelling
- Heavy Metals Testing
- Pesticides Testing
- Organic Contaminants Testing
On the basis of testing type, the food safety testing market is segmented into allergen testing, pathogens testing, GMO testing, mycotoxins testing, nutritional labeling, heavy metals testing, pesticides testing, organic contaminants testing and others.
- Culture Media
- Polymerase Chain Reaction
- Flow Cytometry
On the basis of technology, the food safety testing market is segmented into culture media, polymerase chain reaction, immunoassay, chromatography, biochip/biosensor, microarrays, flow cytometry, and others.
- Meat and Meat Products
- Egg and Poultry Products
- Fish and Seafood
- Bakery Products
- Grains and Pulses
- Tea and Coffee
- Herbs and Spices
- Fruits and Vegetables
- Milk and Dairy Products
- Nuts and Dried Fruits
- Convenience Foods
- Baby Food
On the basis of food categories, the food safety testing market is segmented into meat and meat products, egg and poultry products, fish and seafood, bakery products, cereals, grains and pulses, tea and coffee, herbs and spices, beverages, fruits and vegetables, milk and dairy products, honey, nuts and dried fruits, convenience foods, baby food, tobacco and others.
Food Safety Testing Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The food safety testing market is analysed and market size insights and trends are provided by country, testing type, technology and food categories as referenced above.
The countries covered in the food safety testing market report are U.S., Canada, Mexico in North America, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Denmark, Italy, U.K., France, Spain, Netherland, Belgium, Switzerland, Turkey, Russia, Rest of Europe in Europe, Japan, China, India, South Korea, New Zealand, Vietnam, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in Asia-Pacific (APAC), Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America as a part of South America, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, South Africa, Rest of Middle East and Africa(MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA).
North America dominates the food safety testing market in terms of market share and market revenue and will continue to flourish its dominance during the forecast period. This is due to the rising adoption of various technologies in the region for GMO testing in these regions.
Asia-Pacific on the other hand, is projected to exhibit the highest growth rate during the forecast period of 2022 to 2029 due to the growing number of foodborne diseases in this region.
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in market regulation that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points like down-stream and upstream value chain analysis, technical trends and porter's five forces analysis, case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of global brands and their challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, impact of domestic tariffs and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Food Safety Testing Market Share Analysis
The food safety testing market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies' focus related to food safety testing market.
Some of the major players operating in the food safety testing market are:
- SGS SA (Switzerland)
- Eurofins Scientific (Luxembourg)
- Intertek Group plc (UK)
- Bureau Veritas (France)
- ALS Limited (Australia)
- TÜV SÜD (Germany)
- Symbio Laboratories (Australia)
- QIMA (Hong Kong)
- Pacific Lab (Washington)
- Ugene Laboratory Services Pte Ltd. (Singapore)
- Kedah Bioresources Corporation Sdn. Bhd (Malaysia)
- Mérieux Nutrisciences (US)
- FOOD SAFETY NET SERVICES (Texas)
- NEOGEN CORPORATION (US)
- Adpen Laboratories, Inc. (US)
- Cotecna Inspection SA (Switzerland)
- Spectro Analytical Labs Limited (India)
- Nsf International (US)
- R J Hill Laboratories Limited (New Zealand)
- ifp Privates Institut für Produktqualität GmbH (Germany)
Research Methodology : Global Food Safety Testing Market
Data collection and base year analysis is done using data collection modules with large sample sizes. The stage includes the obtainment of market information or related data through various sources and strategies. It includes examining and planning all the data acquired from the past advance. It likewise envelops the examination of information inconsistencies seen across different information sources. The market data is analyzed and estimated using market statistical and coherent models. Also market share analysis and key trend analysis are the major success factors in the market report. To know more, please request an analyst call or drop down your inquiry.
The key research methodology used by DBMR research team is data triangulation which involves data mining, analysis of the impact of data variables on the market, and primary (industry expert) validation. Apart from this, data models include Vendor Positioning Grid, Market Time Line Analysis, Market Overview and Guide, Company Positioning Grid, Patent Analysis, Pricing Analysis, Company Market Share Analysis, Standards of Measurement, Global versus Regional and Vendor Share Analysis.
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