Multinazionali estere in Italia

Business structure and performance of foreign affiliates resident in Italy

In 2013, there were 13.165 foreign affiliates resident in Italy. These enterprises employed 1,2 million persons, generated a turnover of 500 billion euros and a value added of 92 billion euros.

The foreign affiliates decreased their presence in Italy compared to 2011: firms -1.2%, number of persons employed -1,5%, turnover -2.3% and value added -1.0%.

The economic relevance of these enterprises, as compared to resident businesses, was equal to 7.1% of persons employed, 16.7% of turnover and 13.6% value added. The share of R&D expenditure was remarkable: 23.3%.

enterprise, exports, foreign affiliates, internationalisation, manufacturing, multinational enterprises
Enterprises, Industry and construction
document typology:
Press release
Reference period
Anno 2013
Date of publication
15 December 2015
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