The main Italian industrial branches
These are industries with high added value and strong technical differentiation which gives to the Italian supply a relatively low demand elasticity.
Turnover in million euros
% On the total export Italy
Machines and Equipment
Vehicles and (semi)trailer
Fabricated metal products
(according to the ATECO 2007 2-digit classification)
The branches which have the most supported the growth of Italian exports in 2017 were pharmaceutical and medical products (+16,6%), Auto-vehicles (+11,3%), chemical substances and products (+9,0%), base metals and metal products excluding machinery and equipment (+8,7%), food products, beverages and tobacco (+7,5%).