Italy represents an extremely dynamic marketplace for the television and radio broadcasting sector. The Italian digital TV and radio market is developing extremely well and Italy ranks among the top ten European countries in terms of digitalization. Good opportunities exist for new-to-market U.S. companies offering innovative, high quality solutions and willing to enter into cooperative agreements with well established local firms.
Italy is Europe’s fourth largest economy. With approximately 600 TV stations and 1,000 radio stations - broadcasting at national and/or local level - and approximately 1,000 production and post-production facilities, Italy represents an extremely dynamic, competitive and promising marketplace for the television and radio broadcasting sector.