Italy is Switzerland's second-largest trading partner in Europe. Our southern neighbor, with its 60 million inhabitants, has a strong domestic market and remains one of the world's largest economies. The country has a diversified and innovative industrial landscape that relies on imports of products/goods for the pharmaceutical/chemical, petroleum, food, automotive, machinery, electronics, ICT, and logistics sectors.

Market information

Market information

Are you planning to enter the Italian market? Or are you already active in the market of our southern neighbor and need tips, advice or support for your next steps? Do you have technical or regulatory questions?

In the following section, you will find market guides, important adresses, and information on regulatory requirements when doing business in Italy - specifically useful for Swiss SMEs and start-ups.

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Discover your individual sales potential in Italy

Analyse a wide range of data and compare Italy to other countries - specifically for your products!

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Industry information

Industry Information

Are you considering entering the Italian market? Are you already active in the Italy and need tips, advice or support with your next steps? Do you have technical or regulatory questions?

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Our database is fed by our global network, tender platforms and a wide range of other sources.

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Events and Trade Fairs

Whether it's a business trip, on-site event or online webinar, our events on country-specific topics offer an excellent opportunity to better understand the respective market and its potential, exchange ideas with experts and make new contacts.


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