The Italian Ministry of Economic Development is responsible for industrial, energetic, ITC and foreign trade policies. Its activities aim to support the innovation, development and competitiveness of the Italian productive system, both at nation and international levels.
The Ministry of Economic Development plays a major role in supporting and promoting the growth of Italian enterprises abroad, with special attention to small and medium-size enterprises, through a series of dedicated activities and tools.
The Ministry coordinates the various actors engaged in supporting the internationalism of Italian businesses in order to increase the effectiveness of promotional action abroad.
The mission of the Ministry is to elaborate strategies and to identify priorities for Italian foreign trade in terms of geographical area and sectors highlighting Made in Italy excellence production in collaboration with all the main players of the Country System.