Report on Production, Industry, Distribution and Consumption of Food in Spain (19/11/2012)

Mercasa has published the Report “Food of Spain 2012” on Production, Industry, Distribution and Consumption of Food in Spain. This report emphasizes that the food industry has established itself as a strategic sector with annual production growth of 3%, and export growth in more than 7.8%.

The food industry represents around 2.4% of Spanish GDP, and is composed of 29,223 companies. By sector, the meat industry (21.3%), alcohol (10.8%) and dairy (10%), contributed 42.1% to total production.

Laygo Gaskets supplies plate heat exchangers for any food application. Plate heat exchangers are used in the manufacture of milk, butter, cheese, desserts, honey, yogurts, beer, ices, soft drinks, bottled water and sauces....

Laygo Gaskets has the knowledge and R & D needed to adapt to the continuous changes in the food industry. In particular we highlight the process of cleaning in place CIP (cleaning in place) where we circulate cleaning solutions via the ICP for proper disinfection. Due to the aggressiveness of the cleaning products, Laygo Gaskets has developed high strength elastomers which increase the time until the maintenance shutdown.



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