The Italian market offers countless opportunities to businesses in expansion, with almost 60 million consumers. Thanks to its strategic placement, Italy makes it easy to reach the 396 million consumers of the other European Union Member States and the 240 million of North Africa and the Middle East. It has also taken a leading position on the European market with an annual turnover of approximately 65 billion euro. Among the EU countries, Italy has the lowest start-up costs for the biotechnology sector, and takes second place for product testing in research and development, chemicals and electronics.
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