Overview of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturing Industry
Italy is the world's second largest textile machinery manufacturing country with a complete range of products and world-class technology. There are approximately 300 textile machinery manufacturing plants in the country, employing 22,000 workers. Textile machinery manufacturing plants are mainly concentrated in Biella, Como, Milan, Bergamo, Brescia, Prato, and Vicenza in northern and central Italy. Vicenza) area. These areas are also traditional textile industrial areas. Being close to users and communicating regularly with users has enabled the continuous improvement of Italian textile machinery. There are many manufacturers, which can meet the different needs of users, which is also one of the characteristics of the Italian textile machinery industry. According to the Italian Textile Machinery Association, the output value of the Italian textile machinery industry was 2.7 billion euros in 2006, of which 78% (about 210 million euros) were exported to 130 countries in the world. The first major export region is Asia, accounting for 46%, followed by Europe, accounting for 35%, South America accounting for 7%, North America and Africa each accounting for 6%.