The global food safety testing market is expected to grow to $13.6 billion within the next 5 years, according to Global Markets and Technologies for Food Safety Testing, a new report by BCC Research. It currently stands at $10.5 billion.

Such tremendous growth can be attributed to a couple of trends. Primarily, the continued incidence of foodborne illness (namely Salmonella and Campylobacter) makes the food safety testing market an exceedingly flourishing industry. Also, testing measures and their accompanying technologies are becoming faster, more accurate and more cost-effective.

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