• Focus Country: IRAN

    The ANIMA Country Focuses are targeted and operational meetings, with a round table structure with a limited number, reserved for maximum 20 participants.
    Legal, customs and institutional experts will be available to participants for support in matters related to access to a specific market.

  • ALGERIA - New provisions restrictive to imports

    The Algerian Ministry of Commerce has recently published a press release explaining the new rules for the import of finished products in Algeria starting from 1 January 2018 which tighten up the methods of access to the market for certain products.

    Here is the link of the release: https://www.commerce.gov.dz/avis/communique-relatif-aux-mecanismes-d-enc...

  • Belt & Road Project: Promote Companies, Encourage Participation

    Belt & Road Project: Promote Companies, Encourage Participationpresented by Confindustria during the 19 / 7 / 17 meeting on the theme of China "BRI-Belt & Road Initiative": Opportunities and Challenges for Italian Industry
    The aim of the initiative is to promote the Italian industry towards the main Chinese and BIS countries, encouraging their participation in the projects that will be carried out along the new Silk Road.

  • Argentina Business Mission 11-14 December

    The Confindustria business mission in Buenos Aires will be held from 11 to 14 December, dedicated to the Energy sector (focusing on Oil & Gas and Renewable Energy).

  • Event preparation for the business mission in Vietnam

    In view of the next business mission in Vietnam, scheduled from the 26 29 2017 November, Confindustria organizes, in collaboration with Confindustria Padova and ICE Agency, a preparatory seminar to be held next October 4 at the headquarters of Confindustria Padova, Via Masini Edoardo Plinio 2, at 10.30 (conference room).

  • New funds from MISE for Internationalization Voucher

    The Ministry of Economic Development has allocated new funds for the Internationalization Voucher.
    From November 28 you will be able to apply for a LOSSED CONTRIBUTION in respect of services rendered by accredited companies.
    The main innovations of this new edition are:

  • Business Forum Italy-Hungary

    that the 12 October 2017 will host the Business Forum between Italy and Hungary. The initiative will be held in Milan at the Palazzo delle Stelline, with the beginning of the works at 10.00 hours (attendance registration from 9.30 hours).

    The Italy - Hungary exchange reached 2016 almost 9 billion (Istat source) and in the first quarter of 2017 the value grew further. In the ranking of the partner countries in Hungary, Italy currently occupies the 4 ° position.

  • Carlo Banfi confirmed President Assopompe

    At the Shareholders' Meeting of 22 June 2017, ing. Carlo Banfi (Aturia Spa Group) has been unanimously confirmed as President Assopompe.


    As vice-chairman, Andrea Rovatti (Rovatti and Figli Pompe SpA) was re-confirmed.


  • Meeting with Ambassadors Diplomatic Network Abroad

    The next 25 July will be held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the Annual Ambassadors Conference, which will gather all representatives of our Diplomatic Network abroad in Rome.
    On that occasion, MAECI reserved a part of the day (from 17.00 to 19.00) for the organization of real bilateral meetings between companies and ambassadors so that entrepreneurs can discuss projects and dossiers of interest on some markets esters.

  • Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Korea. EU survey on implementation

    Confindustria Is working with the Civic Consulting company in Berlin commissioned by the EU Commission (DG Trade) to carry out an analysis of the implementation of the EU - Korea Free Trade Agreement.

Companies and products

  • Members and product categories list

    In this section you will find the Repertoire of ANIMA member-companies , Complete and functional database of Italian companies in the mechanical sector.