Internationalisation and export

Scalo merci

Export slightly down in June, but 2022 is confirmed to be a positive year

After five months of growth, June saw a cyclical decline in exports to both EU and non-EU markets. According to the analysis published by Istat, in the second quarter of 2022, the economic trend is however very positive, although decelerating (+6.2%, from +8.0% in the first quarter). On an annual [...]
Bandiere UE

EU, safer international trade and investment through the Hague Convention

Contracts of employment, trade, and investment between companies from different countries are now safer in the European Union. It is the result of the EU’s accession to the Hague Convention on Decisions, an important instrument for facilitating multilateral trade and rules-based investment. The Convention lays down conditions for the recognition [...]
Prodotti agricoli

Agri-food trade on the rise in the EU

Trade in agricultural products in the EU is growing, marking an increase in the value of trade, especially imports. According to the report of the European Commission in May 2022, the EU’s agri-food trade reached a total value of 34.9 billion euros, an increase of 11% on a monthly basis [...]

Regional export is growing in the first quarter of 2022

The Sardinian export continues to grow but slows its run. According to the report published by the Centro Studi della CNA Sardegna, in the first quarter of 2022 the value of regional exports grew by 35% compared to the corresponding period of 2021. A positive data but that also marks [...]
vino e vigna, immagine simbolica

Wine, Italy is the queen of production

Export: excellent performance but volumes remain lower than France and Spain Italy is the queen of the production of wines and sparkling wines, but is lagging behind in export volumes. According to data presented by Ismea at Vinitaly, Italy maintains its world leadership in the production of wines and sparkling [...]

Ukrainian crisis and Italian agri-food: risks according to the ISMEA study

The Italian agri-food industry risks to pay for the effect on the market of the conflict in Ukraine. This is confirmed by an analysis of ISMEA, the Institute of Services for the Agricultural Food Market. According to the study, Italy is particularly vulnerable due to its high degree of dependence [...]

Agri-food, the European market is growing: in 2021 +6.1% compared to 2020

Strong growth in the EU agri-food market. The data recorded by the European Commission show that for the January-September 2021 period the total value of the agri-food trade of the Member States (exports plus imports) amounts to 239.5 billion euros, an increase of 6,1% compared to the same period of [...]

TenderPlus, government and ICE for the internationalisation of Italian SMEs

Support the internationalisation processes of small and micro Italian companies that operate or want to operate in the field of international tenders and strengthen their competitive capacity. This is the intention of TenderPlus, the project launched by the Ministries of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation together with ICE, the Agency [...]