The Embassy of India in Rome maintains diplomatic relations and represents Indian interests in dealing with the Government of Italy.

The thrust areas of India’s exports to Italy are iron, cast iron, steel and ferro-alloys; organic basic chemicals,refined petroleum products; plants for the production of beverages; footwear; tanned leather, vehicles; fish, crustaceans and molluscs (processed and preserved); jewellery and related items; plastics in primary forms; dyes and pigments; parts and accessories for vehicles.

Principal items of India’s imports from Italy: machinery for textile, garment and leather industries (parts and accessories included); general purpose machinery; special purpose machinery; organic basic products; parts and accessories for vehicles; taps and valves; paper and cardboard; Machine tools for metal shaping; Ornamental and building stone, limestone, gypsum, chalk and slate; Tubes, pipes, hollow profiles and related accessories in steel (excluding cast steel); pumps and compressors; chemical products nca.

 

Indo – Italian Trade

Year Total bilateral trade
(in Euro Million)
India’s exports
(in Euro Million)
India’s imports
(in Euro Million)
Balance of trade
(in Euro Million)
% change over previous year
2003 2,781.7 1,682.4 1,099.3 583.1 +6.14
2004 3,299.0 2,025.8 1,273.2 752.6 +18.73
2005 3,879.3 2,200.2 1,679.1 521.1 +17.55
2006 5,154.3 2,984.2 2,170.1 814.1 +32.87
2007 6,403.5 3,393.9 3,009.6 384.3 +24.54
2008 6,520.1 3,429.0 3,091.1 337.9 +2.15
2009 5,657.1 2,906.9 2,750.2 156.7 -13.22
2010 7,210.1 3,823.5 3,386.7 436.8 +27.45
2011 8,521.7 4,781.6 3,740.1 1,041.5 +18.19
2012 7,095.5 3,749.1 3,346.4 402.7 -16.67
2013 6,945.3 3,973.9 2,971.4 1002.5 -2.12
2014 7,199.0 4,158.5 3,040.5 1,118.0 +3.65
2015 7,351.8 4,001.1 3,350.8 650.3 +2.12

 

Clusters

Leather and shoe cluster of Florence

Tourism 

Clusters in Tuscany

The main specialisations of Tuscan industrial clusters include textiles; leather; shoes and clothing; agro-food; stone and marble; chemistry and oil;

  1. Italian global trade (with Indian share)
Year Total Italian imports
(in Euro Million)
% Indian share Total Italian exports
(in Euro Million)
% Indian share
2003 257,091 0.65 258,188 0.41
2004 282,205 0.72 280,691 0.45
2005 309,292 0.71 299,923 0.56
2006 352,464 0.86 332,012 0.66
2007 368,080 0.92 358,633 0.84
2008 377,283 0.91 365,806 0.85
2009 294,212 0.99 290,112 0.95
2010 367,390 1.04 337,346 1.00
2011 400,480 1.19 375,850 0.99
2012 380292 0.99 390182 0.86
2013 361002 1.10 390232 0.76
2014 356938 1.17 398870 0.76
2015 368715 1.08 413881 0.81

 

Chamber of Commerce

Italian chamber of Commerce in Italy

Camera Commercio Industria Artigianato Agricoltura Podova
Centro Europeo Studi Sull’ Artigianato
Feder Italia Export Import
Associazione Italiana Commercio Estero (AICE)
Associazione Industriali Della Provincia Di Vicenza
Indian Chamber of Commerce in Italy (ICCI)
Indo Italian Institute for Trade & Technology
Federation of Italian Exporters – Importers
Associazione degli Industriali della Provincia Di Verona
Indian Chamber of Commerce in Milano -Italy
World Trade Center – Pescara – Chieti
Mayor of the City of Pescara
World Trade Center – San Marino
Ente Parcodell’Appennino Lucano
World Trade Center Basilicata
World Trade Centre  San Marino  
Chamber of Commerce Industry, Handicraft & Agriculture of Ancona