Figures

Production

World Population is 7.7 billion at present and growing. It is expected to grow to 9.8 billion by 2050. The World production of mushrooms was USD $35.08 Billion in 2015 with expected growth to USD $59.48 Billion by 2021.

World Mushroom Production Chart

Return On Investment

The MushroomMachine efficiency savings on 1 shift
Wages 52 x £327.60 – £17,035 per annum*
Weight improvement 10% – £16,640 per annum**
Total £33,675 per annum

The MushroomMachine efficiency savings on 2 shifts:
Wages 2 x 52 x £327.60 – £34,070 per annum*
Weight improvement 10% – £33,280 per annum***
Total £67,350 per annum

Explanation figures section
The MushroomMachine ROI on 1 shift:
Costs £13,000 Savings – £33,675 ROI 5 Months
The MushroomMachine ROI on 2 shifts:
Costs £13,000 Savings – £67,350 ROI 2.5 Months

Wages Costs

Now Living UK Wage: £7.20 + pension contributions
2020 Living UK Wage: £9.00 + pension contributions

This would mean the Actual costs would be nearer £8.40 per hour or £10.30 in 2020 taking hidden cost into account, shown below.
Employer National Insurance: £0.40 per hour
Sick Pay: £0.14 per hour (could be up to 28 weeks – liable for £2403.80)
Holiday Pay: £0.15 per hour (28 days paid per year)
Statutory Maternity Pay: 90% of average weekly earnings (6 weeks)
£135.45 or 90% of AWE (33 weeks)

Ordinary Statutory Paternity Pay (1-2 consecutive weeks): £135.45 per week
Equipment Costs: £0.11 per hour (£200 per year)
Liability Insurance: £0.40 per hour

A good picker will pick around 20 kilos per hour.


* Wages costs £8.40 per hour x 39 hr week = £327.60
Calculated on the actual time worked against cost per annum
We are assuming 100% improvement i.e. 1 person doing the work of 2 people.


** Our Trimming technology improves weights by approximately 10%
The MushroomMachine weight increase on 1 shifts:
Normal = 20kgs per hour
With 100% Improvement = 40kgs per hour
40kgs x 40hrs x 10% x £2 = £320 per week
52 weeks x £320 = £16,640 per annum
Total = £16,640 per annum


*** The MushroomMachine weight increase on 2 shifts:
Normal = 40kgs per hour
With 100% Improvement = 80kgs per hour
40kgs x 80hrs x 10% x £2 = £640 per week
2 x 52 weeks x £320 = £33,280 per annum
Total = £33,280 per annum

Ireland
January 2019 Minimum Wage increased to €9.80 per hour.

Interested in a live demonstration?

Give us a call 0044 (0)28 9263 9939 or email us: sales@mushroommachine.co.uk

Mushroom Machine
14B Altona Road East,
Blaris Industrial Estate,
Lisburn,
Co. Antrim, BT27 5QB

Tel: 0044 (0)28 9263 9939
E: sales@mushroommachine.co.uk

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