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Check Weighing Equipment Market Size - By Product Type (Automatic, Semi-automatic), By End-use Industry (Food and beverage, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Electronics, Medical manufacturing), By Capacity, By Speed, By Distribution Channel & Forecast, 2024 – 2032

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  • Published Date: Feb 2024
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Check Weighing Equipment Market Size

Check Weighing Equipment Market was valued at USD 640 million in 2023 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 4.2% from 2024 to 2032. Stringent regulations in various industries, especially in food, pharmaceuticals, and manufacturing, require accurate weight measurements to ensure product quality, safety, and compliance with standards, drives the demand for the check weighing equipment.

Check Weighing Equipment Market

With the growth of global trade, adherence to international standards and regulations related to product weights is essential, driving the demand for accurate check weighing solutions. The growth of e-commerce has heightened the importance of accurate weight measurements in logistics and distribution to ensure precise order fulfillment and compliance with shipping regulations. In the food industry, the heightened awareness of food safety and the need for traceability drive the adoption of check weighing equipment to comply with regulations and ensure accurate labeling.

The cost of acquiring and implementing check weighing equipment, especially advanced and automated systems, can be high. This may pose a challenge for smaller businesses or those with budget constraints. Integrating check weighing equipment with existing production or manufacturing systems may present challenges due to compatibility issues, requiring additional investments in system upgrades or modifications.

Check Weighing Equipment Market Trends

Increasing automation in manufacturing processes has led to the adoption of fully automated check weighing systems. These systems seamlessly integrate into production lines, improving accuracy and operational efficiency. With the demand for faster production processes, there is a trend toward high-speed check weighing solutions that maintain accuracy even in high-throughput environments, ensuring minimal impact on production speed. The development of advanced calibration technologies, including automatic calibration features and self-check mechanisms, contributes to maintaining the accuracy and reliability of check weighing equipment with minimal manual intervention.

Check Weighing Equipment Market Analysis

Global Check Weighing Equipment Market Size, By Product Type, 2021 - 2032 (USD Million)

The automatic check weighting machines market size exceeded USD 399 million in 2023. Automatic check weighing equipment is often preferred for high-speed production lines, where a rapid and automated weighing process is crucial. Industries with fast-paced manufacturing, such as food and pharmaceuticals, drive the demand for automatic systems to maintain efficiency. Automatic checkweighers are known for their high level of accuracy and precision.

Industries that require strict adherence to weight specifications, such as pharmaceuticals and packaged foods, choose automatic equipment to ensure quality control and compliance with regulations. Semi-automatic checkweighing equipment provides flexibility and versatility in terms of usage. It is often preferred in settings where products have varying shapes, sizes, or weights. This adaptability is attractive to industries with diverse product lines. Semi-automatic checkweighers are generally more cost-effective than their automatic counterparts. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) or companies with lower production volumes may opt for semi-automatic solutions due to budget considerations.

Global Check Weighing Equipment Market Revenue Share (%), By Capacity, (2023)

Low capacity check weighing equipment held approximately 42.4% share of the check weighing equipment market in 2023. Low-capacity checkweighers are suitable for industries with diverse product lines, especially those producing a variety of products in smaller quantities. The flexibility of these systems allows for easy adaptation to different product sizes and weights. Low-capacity checkweighers are often designed to be versatile and customizable, making them suitable for applications where frequent adjustments and product changeovers are necessary.

U.S. Check Weighing Equipment Market Size, 2021 - 2032 (USD Million)

North America dominated the 17% share of the check weighing equipment market in 2023. With North America being an integral part of global supply chains, check weighing equipment is essential to meet international trade standards and ensure consistent product quality. In North America, the food industry's focus on food safety and hygiene drives the demand for check weighing equipment with hygienic designs, suitable for use in environments where cleanliness is paramount. Customers in North America often demand versatile and customizable check weighing solutions that can adapt to their unique production requirements and processes, which drives the demand for these devices in the forecast time period.

Check Weighing Equipment Market Share

Global Company Market Share Analysis, 2023, (%)

Check weighing equipment industy seem to be highly fragmented in nature due to presence of numerous local and global players across the globe. In 2023, the above list of dominant market players collectively held around substantial 20%-25% market share. These prominent players are proactively involved in strategic endeavors, such as mergers & acquisitions, facility expansions & collaborations, to expand their product portfolios, extend their reach to a broader customer base, and strengthen their market position.

Check Weighing Equipment Market Companies

Major players operating in the check weighing equipment industry include:

  • Avery Weigh-Tronix
  • Bizerba
  • Cardinal Scale Manufacturing Company
  • Doran Scales, Inc.
  • Fairbanks Scales, Inc.
  • Hardy Process Solutions
  • Ishida Co., Ltd.
  • Loma Systems
  • Mettler-Toledo International, Inc.
  • Minebea Intec (Formerly Sartorius Intec)
  • OHAUS Corporation
  • Rice Lake Weighing Systems
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
  • Yamato Corporation

Check Weighing Equipment Industry News

  • In October 2023, Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection launched a new Track & Trace and Check weighing combination solution for pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries.
  • METTLER TOLEDO introduced the PBA639 and PBD659 hygienic weighing platforms for dynamic weighing scales in 2022. With an improved hygienic design, these platforms allow producers in the food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and chemical industries to quicken cleaning processes while ensuring regulatory compliance. To save processing time and costs, the platforms strictly conform to hygienic design rules, allow easy and quick cleaning, and fulfill higher weighing accuracy standards. The PBA639 and PBD659 platforms are built to endure impact and deliver top performance in harsh conditions.
  • Coop Bilanciai introduced a new line of automatic checkweigher systems capable of weighing variable-weight products, inspecting batches with a set weight, and labeling in 2022. The company created the Galaxi HS series to provide versatile weighing, labeling, and control systems that can be simply integrated into manufacturing processes. This machine can produce 130 items per minute with a maximum weight of 15 kg.

This check weighing equipment market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry, with estimates & forecast in terms of revenue (USD Million) and volume (Thousand Units) from 2018 to 2032, for the following segments:

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Market, By Product Type

  • Automatic
  • Semi-automatic

Market, By Capacity

  • Low (upto 50 kg)
  • Mid (50-100 kg)
  • High (above 100 kg)

Market, By Speed

  • Low (upto 50 packs/min)
  • Mid (50-100 packs/min)
  • High (above 100 packs/min)

Market, By End-Use Industry

  • Food and beverage
  • Chemical
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Electronics
  • Medical manufacturing
  • Other (Consumer goods, etc.)

Market, By Distribution Channel

  • Direct
  • Indirect

The above information is provided for the following regions and countries:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada 
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • U.K.
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Australia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific 
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Argentina
    • Rest of Latin America 
  • MEA
    • Saudi Arabia
    • UAE
    • South Africa
    • Rest of MEA


Authors: Avinash Singh, Sunita Singh

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market valuation of check weighing equipment was worth over USD 640 million in 2023 and is set to expand at over 4.2% CAGR between 2024 and 2032 owing to the stringent regulations in various industries, especially in food, pharmaceuticals, and manufacturing.

Automatic check weighting machines industry was reached USD 399 million in 2023 and is projected to witness high demand through 2032 owing to the increasing preference for high-speed production lines, where a rapid and automated weighing process is crucial.

North America held 17% revenue share of the check weighing equipment industry in 2023 and is estimated to expand at a notable CAGR from 2024 to 2032, owing to the surging need to meet international trade standards and ensure consistent product quality.

Some of the top check weighing equipment firms are Avery Weigh-Tronix, Bizerba, Cardinal Scale Manufacturing Company, Doran Scales, Inc., Fairbanks Scales, Inc., Hardy Process Solutions, Ishida Co., Ltd., Loma Systems, Mettler-Toledo International, Inc., OHAUS Corporation, Rice Lake Weighing Systems, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., WIPOTEC-OCS GmbH, and Yamato Corporation.

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 15
  • Tables & Figures: 250
  • Countries covered: 22
  • Pages: 387
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