De Cecco enters in Filiera Italia
Common path for the enhancement of Italian durum wheat
The historic De Cecco pasta factory has decided to join Filiera Italia, the new association that brings together for the first time in a foundation the best of national agricultural production, represented by Coldiretti, the food industry, distribution and the most important economic components of the country system. The participation was communicated by the Cavaliere del Lavoro Filippo Antonio De Cecco, president and CEO of the Abruzzo company, to the president of Coldiretti Ettore Prandini and to the managing director of Filiera Italia Luigi Scordamaglia, visiting the Fara San Martino plant province of Chieti.
"Faced with the difficulties of the country aggravated by the Covid emergency and the great opportunities that come for the economy and employment from the enhancement of Made in Italy, it was decided to start a common path, for an ever greater enhancement of durum wheat Italian of high quality also through supply chain contracts involving an increasing number of national producers, with the common goal of being less and less dependent on abroad", a press release communicates.
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