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In 2013, the exports from the province of Vercelli amounted to 1,819.17 million euros, whereas the imports amounted to 1,179.04 million euros. The exports of Vercelli, in 2013, increased by 3.8%.

Import-Export in the province of Vercelli (2003-2013)

 

Export composition in macro-sectors (2013)

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As for the composition in macro-sectors, the exports for Vercelli stand out for the importance of the engineering and electronics industry, which represents 33.6% of total exports of the province. Second comes the fashion industry, followed by the chemical, rubber, plastic, and food industries.

In 2014, the total exports for the province of Vercelli reached the sum of 1.85 billion euros, representing an increase of 1.8% compared to the year 2013. Exports were mainly towards France, the Netherlands, Germany, the United Kingdom, Greece, Portugal, and Spain.

At present, the leading sector is that of industry; the forecast is that during the next three years, agriculture and service sectors will grow as well.

As for tourism, in 2013, tourists in Vercelli constituted 2.4% of the regional total.

Italians and foreigners in the territories of Valsesia and Vercelli

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Gross Domestic Product (GDP) percentage variation

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The prospects for bigger and foreign market-oriented industrial enterprises are improving. As a matter of fact, the total number of Piedmontese exports registered an increase of 3.8% compared to the year 2012.

Employment figures by sector

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