"Beside FS, oil major Eni, electricity and gas distributor Enel, oil contractor Saipem, steel firm Danieli, infrastructure firm Condotte d'Acqua, rail and road company Gavio, and airplane manufacturer Finmeccanica are the companies which have undertaken big ticket investment plans in Iran." (July 2017)
"A senior Italian official said companies in Italy would sign about €17bn worth of deals when Mr Rouhani comes to Rome on Monday on the first leg of his European tour. Among the beneficiaries would be pipeline company Saipem with €5bn in contracts, as well as Danieli, a supplier to the metals industry, Condotte, a water infrastructure company, and Coet, a construction company. Shipbuilders Gavio and Fincantieri were also set to sign deals, the official said... The Italian official said the agreements to be signed on Monday were 'just the beginning' and top executives from several other large Italian companies, such as Eni, Enel, Finmeccanica and Ferrovie dello Stato, would also participate in the meetings in Rome to iron out potential deals." (Finacial Times, “Iran plans to buy 114 Airbus jets on Rouhani’s Europe visit,” 1/24/2016)
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