The Italian machine tools, robots and automation manufacturers’ industry, which is a prominent component of the international leadership, takes the fourth place in the world ranking of manufacturers and the third place for exports. The Italian industry of the sector, able to interpret the needs of clients around the world by offering highly customized solutions, in 2011 addressed more than 67% of its production, grown to more than 5 billion euros, to foreign markets, both traditional and emerging. In the global framework India plays a leading role in occupying the sixth position in the ranking of the target countries of the Made in Italy of this sector.
The particular liveliness of local demand and flexibility of the ‘Italian model’ are the elements that allowed the more than exponential growth of the Italian manufacturers’ business in the area. Official representative of the industry of this sector is UCIMU-SISTEMI PER PRODURRE.
With over two hundred member companies, covering 70% of the sector domestic production, the Italian Machine Tools, Robots and Automation Manufacturers’ Association is the interlocutor of political authorities, financial institutions, commercial entities. Ambassador of Made in Italy in the world, on the other hand UCIMU-SISTEMI PER PRODURRE operates alongside the companies supporting them in all areas of the company business, with particular regard to the internationalisation process nowadays essential to maintain competitiveness.