U.S. Trade with Italy in 2021
Top 10 Exports to Italy in 2021
|Commodity||Total Value (USD)||Total Volume (Metric Tons)||10-Year Average Value (USD)||10-Year Growth|
|Tree Nuts||$321.32 Million||69,358||$283.61 Million||95%|
|Soybeans||$258.46 Million||507,187||$109.32 Million||625%|
|Wheat||$112.65 Million||314,801||$163.7 Million||-13%|
|Forest Products||$83.94 Million||---||$109.89 Million||-26%|
|Fish and Seafood||$63.09 Million||9,047||$74.09 Million||-21%|
|Planting Seeds||$56.21 Million||18,687||$49.94 Million||44%|
|Pulses||$46.79 Million||50,728||$35.76 Million||165%|
|Distilled Spirits||$40.57 Million||---||$34.09 Million||43%|
|Other Intermediate Products||$24.62 Million||2,964||$28.51 Million||-12%|
|Processed Vegetables||$21.93 Million||28,999||$46.8 Million||-52%|
Data and Analysis
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Italy: Agricultural Biotechnology Annual
This report describes production, trade, research, policy, and marketing issues of genetically engineered (GE) plants, animal products, and microbial biotechnology in Italy. Despite Italy’s opposition to GE products, the Italian Minister of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry Policies, along with leading farmers’ associations (Coldiretti, Confagricoltura, and Cia), agri-food industry players, and scientists have come forward in favor of innovative biotechnologies, such as genome editing.
World Production, Markets, and Trade Report
Dairy Monthly Imports
This monthly report includes information on U.S. and global imports of dairy products, including maximum quantities that can be imported under tariff-rate quota licensing.
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Italy: Food Service - Hotel Restaurant Institutional
This report gives an overview of the food service – hotel, restaurant, and institutional sectors in Italy and outlines current market trends, including best product prospects. In 2021, Italy’s consumer food service value sales registered an increase of 23 percent compared to 2020 in spite of the lingering COVID-19 pandemic.
News and Features
August 8, 2022
Export Sales Announcement
Export Sales to China, Italy, and Unknown Destinations
Private exporters reported the following sales activity for the 2022/2023 marketing year: 132,000 MT of soybeans for delivery to China; 105,000 MT of corn for delivery to Italy; and 120,000 MT of corn for delivery to unknown destinations.
June 24, 2011
Agriculture Deputy Secretary Merrigan to Lead U.S. Delegation to 37th FAO Ministerial Conference in Rome
Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan will lead the U.S. delegation to the ministerial conference of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Rome June 25 to July 2.
June 17, 2011
Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Leads U.S. Delegation to G-20 Summit of Agricultural Ministers
Contact: USDA Office of Communications (202) 720-4623 WASHINGTON, June 17, 2011 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will lead the U.S. government’s delegation to the G-20 Summit of Agricultural Ministers in Paris on June 22 and 23. The focus of the...