The top list of the more promising marketplaces for Italian food


What are the marketplaces with the higher growth rate for Italian food? According to the recent market research about Italian food abroad, Europe countries are still the main destination and United States the first marketplace among the foreign countries.

But, the more dynamic destinations are elsewhere: China and Southeast Asia are the marketplaces with the faster growth for food made in Italy.

New best seller categories for Italian food

According to Federalimentare research, 80% of Italian food farming export is represented by prestigious labels or by guarantee of origin products.

Here, the top list of the best seller categories:

  • First place: wine industry, that weighs 20,3% on the total value of export
  • Second place: bakery sector, with a value of 3.345 million euro
  • Third place: milk and dairy (We talked about it in the last post)


Also pasta products are growing up and tomatoes souces are more and more love abroad, as we have talked in the article Europeans love the”Headreds”: the love story of Italian tomatoes.


Here, in the infographic you can find the entire top list of the most dynamic countries for Italian food


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We strongly believe that everything we plan and do should create value, for both our clients and suppliers. We do not see ourselves as mere food traders.

The sale of the products we select is just the last step of a complex, structured process that is based on strong business relationships and, in many cases, real partnerships. Our job is made of several functions: sourcing the right product, selecting a reliable producer, managing the entire logistics chain, providing all the necessary documentation and certifications and following up all the after-sale requirements besides consulting and tutoring on how to best use each single product. We do all this because we strongly believe that everything we plan and do should create value, for both our clients and suppliers. Our familiarity with the Italian food an agricultural industry, developed over the last twenty years, gives us the ability to efficiently deal with all the diverse needs pertaining to different markets.

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