Global Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics Industry

  • September 2013
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  • Global Industry Analysts
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  • 363 pages

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics in US$ Thousand by the following Product Segments: Food Residue Testing, Environmental Residue Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

The report profiles 139 companies including many key and niche players such as 3M company, biomerieux SA, Charm Sciences, Idexx Laboratories, Inc., Life Technologies Corporation, Neogen Corporation, PerkinElmer, Inc., R-Biopharm AG, Romer Labs® Diagnostic GmbH, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc., and VICAM LP, BioControl Systems, Inc. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

Table Of Contents




I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
A. Food Residue Testing I-3
B. Environmental Residue Testing I-3
C. Food Microbiology Testing I-3


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Outlook II-1
Market Resilience to Economic Volatility II-2

2. FOOD SAFETY TESTING: TRENDS AND ISSUES II-3
Globalization Injects Universal Demand for Food Diagnostics II-3
Growing Significance Developing Nations II-4
Shift from Production Facilities to Corporate Testing Centers II-4
Outsourcing of Food Safety Testing Gathers Steam II-4
Increased Focus on Microbial Pathogens II-5
Food Residue Testing Gaining Ground II-5
Advancements in Microbial Testing Driving Growth in the Market II-6
Rapid Tests Transfiguring Industrial Testing II-6
Attractive Solution for Food Processors II-6
Novel and Tested Technologies to Spur Growth II-7
SERS Technique - An Alternative to PFGE II-7
Multiplexing - A New Trend for Food Pathogen Testing II-8
Liquid Chromatography Gains Space in Food Safety Testing II-8
Non-O157 STEC Pathogens: Focus of Testing Companies II-8
Nanotechnology in Food Testing II-9
Biosensors to Become Integral to Food Safety Testing II-9
Automation Pick Up Momentum II-10
Smart Labels and Tags Gains Significance II-10
Poultry Industry Embraces Rapid Microbiological Testing
Technologies II-10
Opportunities for Genetic and Microbiological in Vitro
Diagnostics II-11
Mycotoxin: A High Grade Food Contaminant II-11
List of Common Mycotoxins and its Effect on Health II-12
Key Issues II-12
Food Diagnostics - The Legislative Perspective II-12
Food Industry’s Growing Threat: Genetically Modified
Organisms (GMOs) II-12
Global Companies Resist Standardization of Testing Procedures II-13
Technical and Cost Related Hurdles Hamper the Microbiology
Testing Market II-13
Test Kits Remain Insufficient for Detecting All Allergens II-14
Available Test Kits at External Laboratories by Allergen II-14
Ban on Antibiotics Fuel Food Residue Testing II-14
Herbicide Resistant Genetically Engineered Plants Pose Problem II-15
Competitive Scenario II-15
Table 1: Leading Players in the Global Food Safety Testing
Products Market (2012): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
for bioMerieux, 3M, Thermo-Fisher, Neogen and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-16

3. REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT II-17
Growing Need for Standardization of Pesticide Residue Testing II-17
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) II-17
REACH II-18
HACCP II-18
Advantages of HACCP II-19
HACCP Principles II-19
Introduction II-19
Principles II-19
Codex Alimentarius Commission Agreement for Pre-Market GMO
Testing II-21
Detailed Guidelines in 2003 II-22
FAO and WHO Propose New Recommendations II-22
Europe Enforces New Regulatory Framework for Food Contact
Materials II-22
Basic Principles in the New Regulation II-23
Strict Regime for Approval of GM Organisms II-23
Food Products Allowed to Contain 1% GMOs II-23

4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-24
Segment Review II-24
Microbiology Testing II-24
Food Microbiological Tests II-24
Top Ten Pathogens Attributed to Food Borne Diseases II-24
Table 2: Pathogens Attributed to Most Food Borne Diseases
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25
Pathogen Testing II-25
Food Residue Testing II-25
Antibiotic Testing II-26
Mycotoxin Testing II-26
Environmental Residue Testing II-27
Major Environmental Effects of Agricultural Activities II-27

5. GMO TESTING II-28
GMO Testing of Seed, Grain, Feed, and Food II-28
Protein Analysis II-29
DNA Analysis II-29
PCR Testing Recognized as Most Rigorous, Sensitive, and
Accurate Technique Worldwide II-29
Applications II-29
Herbicide Tolerance GMO Tests II-30
Benefits of Herbicide Tolerance GMO tests: II-30
Disadvantages of Herbicide Tolerance GMO tests: II-30

6. REVIEW OF SELECT TECHNOLOGIES FOR AGRICULTURAL AND
ENVIRONMENTAL DIAGNOSTICS II-31
A. Mycotoxin Testing II-31
Source of Toxins, and Prevention and Management of Mycotoxicosis II-31
Research to Control Mycotoxin Contamination of Agricultural
Products II-31
B. Pesticide Residue Testing II-32
Analytical Techniques for Pesticide Residues in Food II-32
Sample Preparation II-32
Extraction II-32
Cleanup or Isolation II-33
Determination-Chromatograph Separation II-33
Gas Chromatography (GC) Separations II-34
High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) Separations II-34
Thin Layer Chromatography (TLC) Separations II-35
Supercritical Fluid Chromatography (SFC) Separations II-35
Determination-Detection II-35
Gas Chromatography Detectors II-36
High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) Detectors II-36
Accurate Detection Possible through Advanced Techniques II-37
Immunoassay Method II-37
Advantages II-37
Drawbacks II-37
Potential Role of Immunoassay II-38
C. Microbiology Testing II-38
Microbiological Tests on Packaged Vegetables, Salads and
Fresh-Cut Fruits II-38
Nucleic Acid Analysis II-39
Rapid Hygiene Testing II-40

7. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS II-41
Waters Corp. Unveils Myco6in1+ Column II-41
Neogen Unveils New Test Rhizoctonia spp. II-41
Thermo Fisher Unveils New Pesticide Analyzer II-41
Neogen Develops Testing for Gliadin and Sesame II-42
AB SCIEX Introduces DCD Testing Method II-42
PPD Expands Testing Service for Infectious Diseases II-42
PASS Unveils Complete Fish Testing Services II-42
Neogen Introduces Veratox® Test Kit for Fumonisin II-43
Neogen Introduces Reveal Q+ for Aflatoxin Green Test II-43
IDEXX Introduces Schmallenberg Ab Test II-43
VICAM Launches Innovative DON-NIV WB Immunoaffinity Column II-44
Neogen Introduces New Testing for Ochratoxin, T-2 and HT-2 Toxins II-44
bioMerieux Introduces VIDAS® UP Listeria Food Safety Testing
Solution II-45
Neogen Introduces ANSRâ„¢ Test to Detect Listeria II-45
Neogen Introduces ANSRâ„¢ for Salmonella Test II-45
Agdia Unveils New PCR Assay for Pospiviroids Detection II-46
3M Develops New Food Microbiology Testing Device for Beverages II-46
Agdia Unveils Sensitive and Rapid Testing for Citrus Greening II-46
VICAM® Unveils Vertu™ Digital Lateral Flow Reader II-47
BioMerieux Launches VIDAS® UP Salmonella II-47
BioMerieux Introduces New Listeria Monocytogenes Testing
Solution, chromIDâ„¢ Lmono II-48
R-Biopharm Introduces RIDA®GENE EHEC/EPEC Test II-48
Neogen Introduces Alert® for Gliadin R5 II-49
3M Launches New Testing Techniques for Beverage and Water
Processing Facilities II-49
Abbott Launches Unique PLEX-IDâ„¢ Biothreat Assay II-49

8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-50
ATS Labs Acquires Microcheck II-50
China Health Labs and Diagnostics Bags Order to Supply Food
Safety Systems II-50
Neogen Acquires Scidera Genomics II-51
bioMerieux Acquires SKIVA II-51
Eurofins Scientific Acquires DQCI Services II-51
Covance to Take Over TRAC Microbiology II-51
Pace Analytical Services Acquires ERMI Environmental Laboratories II-52
Merck Millipore Acquires Microbiology Business of Biotest II-52
Evans Analytical Group Takes Over Wildlife International II-52
Eurofins Scientific Acquires Majority Interest in GCL/
Fundación Chile II-53
Eurofins Scientific Acquires Laboratorium Zeeuws Vlaanderen II-53
Mettler and Thermo Fisher Partners to Offer Water Testing II-53
Microbac Laboratories Takes Over Hill Engineering II-53
Eurofins Acquires mgt-LabMark and ELS II-54
Eurofins Acquires New Zealand Laboratory Services II-54
Eurofins Acquires ALAC II-54
Eurofins Acquires Envirocontrol and LabCo II-55
Microbac Laboratories Takes Over Pocono Environmental
Laboratories II-55
ALS Acquires Milana, a Danish Environmental Testing Laboratory II-55
Eurofins Scientific Buys Majority Stake in Viljavuuspalvelu Oy II-56
Metabolon Renews Agreement with Syngenta II-56
Metabolon Acquires Lipomics II-56
PerkinElmer Inks Partnership with Macrogen II-56
Tyrian Terminates Agreement with Bayer II-57
EPA Selects Eurofins Eaton for Testing of Water Quality II-57
bioMerieux Obtains International Approval for VITEK® 2 Compact
GP Card II-57
Merieux Opens New Unit in Bioagri Facility to Provide New
Analytical Services II-58
LGC Acquires Bio Senate II-58
Romer Labs Diagnostic Acquires Assets of Strategic Diagnostics II-58
Charles River Laboratories Acquires Accugenix II-58
Phenomenex Acquires Wibby Environmental II-59
Environmental Scientifics Group Acquires Waterwise Technology II-59
Eurofins Takes Over MWH Laboratories II-59
SGS Acquires Vitrology II-60
Enerlabs Acquires Zalco Laboratories II-60
Agenix Acquires Tyrian Diagnostics II-60
Eurofins Takes Over Air Toxics II-60
Eurofins Takes Over Frontier Global Sciences II-61
Microbac Acquires NorthEastBioanalytical Laboratories, LLC II-61
Eurofins Acquires ViljavuuspalveluOy II-61
Eurofins Acquires Nihon Kankyo II-61
Edwards Analytical Opens Microbiological Testing Plant II-62
Eurofins Acquires DQCI Services Reinforcing US Presence in
Dairy Testing Industry II-62
Environmental Scientifics Group Takes Over PMS Micro II-62
INCOTEC Inks Agreement with ESTA II-63
Visualant Signs Licensing Agreement with Javelin II-63
PerkinElmer Enters into Validation Agreement with TPMB II-63
Microbac Acquires Pharmaceutical and Environmental Testing
Assets from Penniman and Browne II-64
BioDiagnostics Collaborates with Sasya Gentech to Market
Molecular Testing Services in India II-64
Eurofins Signs Agreement with Institut Pasteur de Lille II-65
Eurofins Completes Acquisition of Lancaster Laboratories II-65
Neogen Acquires VeroMara II-65
CSA Group and Tarang Lab of Wipro to Ink Collaboration Agreement II-66
bioMerieux and Labor Berlin Ink Agreement II-66
Charm (F-AP) Test Obtains Approval from New Zealand Ministry
of Agriculture and Forestry II-67
Pace Analytical Takes Over Assets of Northeast Technical Services II-67
EMD Millipore to Broaden Industrial Microbiological Testing
Portfolio II-67
Underwriters Inaugurates First Overseas Water Testing Facility II-68
Halma Acquires Water and Environmental Testing Unit of Wagtech II-68
Thermo to Divest Stakes in Athena and Lancaster II-68
PerkinElmer Acquires chemagen of Germany II-69
Sensortec Divests Cawood to Focus on Biosensor Business II-69
US FDA Awards Neogen with Approval for Neogen Reveal SE Rapid
Test II-69
Javelin and Visualant Enter into a Deal for Environmental
Diagnostic Applications II-69

9. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-70
3M Company (US) II-70
bioMerieux SA (France) II-70
Charm Sciences, Inc. (US) II-71
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (US) II-71
Life Technologies Corporation (US) II-72
Neogen Corporation (US) II-72
PerkinElmer, Inc. (US) II-73
R-Biopharm AG (Germany) II-74
Romer Labs® Diagnostic GmbH (Austria) II-74
Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. (US) II-75
VICAM LP (US) II-75
Testing Service Providers II-75
BioControl Systems, Inc. (US) II-75
Eurofins Scientific S.E (Belgium) II-76
Evans Analytical Group LLC (US) II-77
Intertek Group plc. (UK) II-77

10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-78
Table 3: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-78

Table 4: World Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-79

Table 5: World 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-80

Table 6: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Food
Residue Diagnostics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-81

Table 7: World Historic Review for Food Residue Diagnostics by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-82

Table 8: World 15-Year Perspective for Food Residue
Diagnostics by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-83

Table 9: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Environmental Testing by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-84

Table 10: World Historic Review for Environmental Testing by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-85

Table 11: World 15-Year Perspective for Environmental Testing
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-86

Table 12: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Food Microbiology Testing by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-87

Table 13: World Historic Review for Food Microbiology Testing
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-88

Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Food Microbiology
Testing by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-89


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Market Trends and Issues III-1
Opportunities Stem from Growing Testing Volumes III-1
Table 15: US Food Safety Testing Market by Contaminant
(2012): Percentage Breakdown of Value for Pathogens, GMOs,
Toxins, Residues and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-1
Food Safety Monitoring Goes Wireless III-2
Contract Food Laboratories Benefit from FSMA Legislation III-2
Tackling the Burden of Food Borne Illnesses III-2
Table 16: Food-borne Illnesses, Hospitalizations and Deaths
in the US (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown for Known
Pathogens and Unspecified Agents (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 17: Leading Pathogens Causing Food-borne Illnesses in
the US (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of
Illnesses by Known Pathogens (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 18: Leading Food-borne Pathogens Causing
Hospitalizations in the US (2011): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Number of Hospitalizations by Known Pathogens
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 19: Leading Food-borne Pathogens Causing Deaths in
the US (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of
Deaths by Known Pathogens (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-4
Microbiology Tests Multiply III-4
Table 20: Microbiological Food Safety Tests in the US
(2010): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Tests by
Segment - Routine Tests and Pathogen Tests Segment
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5
Mycotoxin Plague Threatens Food Safety in the Country III-5
Regulations Boost Environmental Testing Market III-5
Regulatory Environment III-5
Regulatory Agencies involved in Food Safety Testing III-6
Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) III-6
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) III-7
Mycotoxin Regulations III-8
Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) III-8
Various Surveillance Systems Working Towards Food Safety III-8
Food Net Surveillance Network III-8
PulseNet III-9
The National Antibiotic Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) III-9
In-House Testing More Frequent than Testing in Outside
Laboratories III-9
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) III-9
Major Regulations III-10
A Historic Perspective of the Food Safety Regulations in
the US III-10
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) III-10
US and Canada Streamline Regulations for Agricultural and
Food Industries III-11
Foreign Supplier Verification Programme (FSVP) III-11
The TBT and SPS Agreements III-11
Product Launches III-12
Strategic Corporate Developments III-19
Focus on Select Key Players III-28
B.Market Analytics III-33
Table 21: The US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 22: The US Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 23: The US 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-35

2. CANADA III-36
A.Market Analysis III-36
Food Safety Testing in Canada III-36
CFIA: The Canadian Food Inspection Agency III-37
Pesticide Residue Monitoring in Canada III-37
Monitoring Programs III-38
Sampling Strategy for National Surveillance III-38
B.Market Analytics III-39
Table 24: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment -
Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 25: Canadian Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 26: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

3. JAPAN III-42
A.Market Analysis III-42
Strategic Corporate Development III-42
B.Market Analytics III-43
Table 27: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment -
Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

Table 28: Japanese Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 29: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

4. EUROPE III-46
A.Market Analysis III-46
Strong Growth on Cards for European Food Safety Testing Market III-46
Environmental Testing Market in Europe III-46
Closer Look at REACH III-46
Regulatory Framework for Food Contact Materials III-47
Basic Regulatory Principles III-47
Regulations on GMO Crops III-47
Strengthen Safety Rules Governing Food and Feed Additives III-48
Strategic Corporate Development III-48
B.Market Analytics III-49
Table 30: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic
Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of
Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 31: European Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic Region - France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 32: European 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK,
Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2013
and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

Table 33: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment -
Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 34: European Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 35: European 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

4a. FRANCE III-55
A.Market Analysis III-55
Product Launches III-55
Strategic Corporate Developments III-56
Biomerieux SA - A Key Player III-58
B.Market Analytics III-59
Table 36: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

Table 37: French Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 38: French 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

4b. GERMANY III-62
A.Market Analysis III-62
Product Launch III-62
Strategic Corporate Developments III-63
R-Biopharm - A Key German PLayer III-63
B.Market Analytics III-64
Table 39: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 40: German Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 41: German 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

4c. ITALY III-67
Market Analysis III-67
Table 42: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67

Table 43: Italian Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 44: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-70
A.Market Analysis III-70
On-Site Testing - A Threat or an Opportunity? III-70
Environmental Labs Endure Tough Times Amid Recession III-70
Focus on Individual Capabilities Increases III-70
Product Launches III-71
Strategic Corporate Developments III-71
Intertek Group plc. - Key Player III-73
B.Market Analytics III-75
Table 45: The UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 46: The UK Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 47: The UK 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

4e. SPAIN III-78
Market Analysis III-78
Table 48: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

Table 49: Spanish Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79

Table 50: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80

4f. RUSSIA III-81
Market Analysis III-81
Table 51: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81

Table 52: Russian Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 53: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-84
A.Market Analysis III-84
Swedish Microbiology Testing Market III-84
Strategic Corporate Developments III-84
Select Players III-86
B.Market Analytics III-87
Table 54: Rest of European Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by
Segment - Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing,
and Food Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-87

Table 55: Rest of European Historic Review for Agricultural
and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-88

Table 56: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-89

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-90
Market Analysis III-90
Table 57: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by
Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-91

Table 58: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic Region - China,
India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-92

Table 59: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural
and Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for China, India and
Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-93

Table 60: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by
Segment - Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing,
and Food Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-94

Table 61: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-95

Table 62: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural
and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics,
Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets
for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-96

5a. CHINA III-97
A.Market Analysis III-97
Food Safety Monitoring System in China III-97
Strategic Corporate Developments III-97
B.Market Analytics III-98
Table 63: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-98

Table 64: Chinese Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-99

Table 65: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-100

5b. INDIA III-101
A.Market Analysis III-101
Upgrading Food Safety Standards III-101
Strategic Corporate Developments III-101
B.Market Analytics III-103
Table 66: Indian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-103

Table 67: Indian Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-104

Table 68: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-105

5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-106
A.Market Analysis III-106
Focus on Select Regions III-106
Australia III-106
Korea III-106
Top Processed Products Necessitate Labeling III-106
Strategic Corporate Developments III-106
C-Qentec Diagnostics (Australia) - A Key Player III-109
B.Market Analytics III-110
Table 69: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by
Segment - Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing,
and Food Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-110

Table 70: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through
2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-111

Table 71: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-112

6. LATIN AMERICA III-113
A.Market Analysis III-113
Pesticide Monitoring in Mexico III-113
Plant and Animal Health Directives III-113
Development of Analytical Methods III-113
Pesticide Control III-114
Pest Control Programs III-114
B.Market Analytics III-115
Table 72: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by
Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-115

Table 73: Latin American Historic Review for Agricultural
and Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic Region - Brazil
and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-116

Table 74: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Brazil and
Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-117

Table 75: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by
Segment - Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing,
and Food Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-118

Table 76: Latin American Historic Review for Agricultural
and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-119

Table 77: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-120

6a. BRAZIL III-121
A.Market Analysis III-121
Strategic Corporate Development III-121
B.Market Analytics III-122
Table 78: Brazilian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment -
Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-122

Table 79: Brazilian Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-123

Table 80: Brazilian 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental
Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets for Years
2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-124

6b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA III-125
A.Market Analysis III-125
Strategic Corporate Development III-125
B.Market Analytics III-126
Table 81: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current and
Future Analysis for Agricultural and Environmental
Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue Diagnostics,
Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-126

Table 82: Rest of Latin America Historic Review for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food
Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food
Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through
2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-127

Table 83: Rest of Latin America 15-Year Perspective for
Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-128

7. REST OF WORLD III-129
Market Analysis III-129
Table 84: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics by
Segment - Food Residue Diagnostics, Environmental Testing,
and Food Microbiology Testing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-129

Table 85: Rest of World Historic Review for Agricultural and
Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Food Residue
Diagnostics, Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology
Testing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-130

Table 86: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Agricultural
and Environmental Diagnostics by Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Food Residue Diagnostics,
Environmental Testing, and Food Microbiology Testing Markets
for Years 2004, 2013 and 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-131


IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 139 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 162)
The United States (88)
Canada (5)
Japan (4)
Europe (48)
- France (2)
- Germany (7)
- The United Kingdom (20)
- Spain (1)
- Rest of Europe (18)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (16)
Latin America (1)

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