The meeting with the oil company Saudi Aramco, one of the largest in the world and totally owned by the Saudi government, was an event of great appeal to the Oil & Gas companies.
Thanks to the active support of ANIMA Confindustria of Assolombarda, the initiative coordinated and managed by Confindustria and Ice Agency was able to materialize in a meeting of success and interest for entrepreneurs in the sector.
270 the companies present including 30 ANIMA members of the sector, who were able to attend presentations by representatives of the Saudi society Saudi Aramco and the government agency Sagia (Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority), which sees Italy and its companies as a privileged partner, so much so that a branch in Italy is expected to be opened soon.
The program conceived by the Saudi company for the next three years is ambitious: step by step, the involvement of Italian partners supplying products in the oil sector is considered to be of great importance and will always be closer and deeper.
The morning of 9, after the interventions of Aramco and Sagia, ended with the intervention of ANIMA Vice President with responsibility for internationalization Bruno Fierro, Ing Fierro reported that the Italian export of the mechanics sector to Saudi Arabia amounts to 555 million, of which 438 million are the Oil & Gas technologies (pressure systems, pumps, valves and faucets, air compressors, internal combustion engines, steam, gas and hydraulic turbines, gas and water meters). The Italian companies of Oil & Gas, Fierro pointed out, are renowned for the quality of manufacturing, for the high competence and know-how, for post-sales assistance.
There are many SMEs that request local partners to be able to develop and there are many Saudi companies that are looking for the quality of our products and support to grow in the area.
ANIMA and the associations of the Confindustria system can be considered the ideal counterparts representing the Oil & Gas sector, whose companies - even the smallest ones - are able to supply the technologies of the entire supply chain, guarantee the high quality of their products, help find the most suitable and tailored solutions for all needs.
In the afternoon, in the afternoon, b150b meetings took place between leading representatives of Aramco and Sagia and Italian entrepreneurs.
An appreciated initiative to be considered as a whole a positive support for the relaunch of Italian exports and Made in Italy.