The path to further growth for Italian food producers in the United States goes through quality and collaboration between the public and retail sector to win new American consumers in relatively untapped regions, said Antonino Laspina, the new executive director of the Italian Trade Agency (ITA) for the USA. In his first interview since taking the...

The Italian Trade Agency (ITA) in Los Angeles would like to announce the following: Job announcements The Los Angeles Office of the Italian Trade Agency (ITA) is seeking 1 part-time Accountant Assistant. Work location Italian Trade Commission 1900 Av. of the Stars, Los Angeles, CA, 90067. You have time until November 4, 2019, find out more clicking...

A couple of weeks ago, I was introduced by a MEET ITALY member to Expert Dojo, an accelerator in Santa Monica, where a few Italian start-ups are sharpening their skills in an effort to grow into global businesses. I was kindly invited to spend some time with these young entrepreneurs and share my experiences dealing professionally in the USA and he...

L’export italiano di beni e servizi vale circa il 32% del PIL, il nostro Paese è il nono esportatore al mondo con una quota di mercato che nel 2018 ha raggiunto il 2,9% e vale oltre 547 mld di dollari. Abbiamo un esercito di quasi 125 mila esportatori abituali ma permangono divari significativi a livello geografico con un Mezzogiorno che pesa solo...

The Italian Association of the Olive Oil Industry (Assitol) has warned that producers in the country could lose up to $200 million a year if American tariffs on olive oil imports from the European Union are approved. Anna Cane, Assitol’s president, said that exports to the United States could fall by as much as 50 percent if the World Trade Organiz...

The United States remains a growing and promising market for Italian food and beverage, whose exports continued to grow in the first quarter of 2019, confirming the positive trend seen in recent years. From 2009 to 2019, Italy’s F&B exports to the US market have doubled, according to estimates provided by the Italian Trade Agency (ICE), the governm...

Favorire la collaborazione fra le imprese italiane e i cittadini di origine italiana nel mondo; rafforzare i legami professionali e culturali tra i discendenti degli emigrati e la terra d’origine; e sviluppare nei giovani partecipanti nuove competenze di gestione aziendale e di international business con lezioni d’aula, seminari, workshop ed esperi...

The Italian Trade Agency has published a notice for the selection of incubators / accelerators in the Austin TX area that are available for a collaboration for the incubation phase foreseen by the Global Startup Program 2019. The deadline for candidates is June 20, 2020. https://www.ice.it/en/index.php/markets/usa/houston/market-survey-notices L'It...

Giovedí 9 febbraio il Consolato Generale d’Italia a New York ha ospitato un incontro aperto al pubblico con la nota youtuber Clio Zammatteo, fondatrice di ClioMakeUp e il Direttore dell’Istituto per il Commercio Estero Maurizio Forte. Tema della serata: “Come vincere la sfida dell’innovazione nell’industria cosmetica italiana”. L’evento fa parte di...

Request for Proposal for Design, Leasing of display structures and Services for the Italian Pavilion (1600 sq. ft.) at BIO 2019 – June 3-6, 2019, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA.  The Italian Trade Agency will be participating with an official Pavilion at the at BIO 2019 – June 3-6, 2019, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphi...