The Emilia-Romagna Region and the Comunidad Valenciana meet the Ceramic Industry for a sustainable energy transition

19 March 2021

Press release

The two ceramics districts of Sassuolo (Italy) and Castellón de la Plana (Spain) are the most important sites in the European ceramics supply chain and generate a turnover of around 9 billion euros, directly employing over 35,000 people.


On March 16, a meeting was held with the representatives of the regional institutions and the ceramic industry associations, respectively Confindustria Ceramica and ASCER.


During the meeting were discussed the values of ceramic, in particular regarding its hygienic properties and its durability for sustainable construction, and the challenges that await ceramic companies facing the objectives of the European Green Deal, while continuing to uphold international competitiveness and employment in the area.


To learn more regarding the discussions which took place during the meeting, please consult the Press Release below: