UNIDI (Italian Dental Industries Association) associates the majority of Italian manufacturers of equipment and consumables for dentists and dental technicians - more than 100 high-calibre companies offering every guarantee to the users of their products. Membership of UNIDI entails the observance of specific technical standards and codes of conduct and only includes manufacturers possessing specific requirements regarding the reliability and conformity of their products to current Italian and EU legislation.
UNIDI, In over 40 years of activity (it was set up in 1969) UNIDI has made an all-important contribution to the growth of the Italian dental industry. Today, it is one of the world leaders; among the first for volume of business, technological innovation and exports.
The Italian dental industry, that employs more than 3,000 people, achieves an annual revenue of more than € 600 million: two-thirds comprises dental equipment and the rest consumables. Exports represent about 50% of the total with peaks rising to 80% for some types of products. This industry has confirmed its position in the forefront of international markets on the strength of products that are appreciated throughout the world for the reliability of their components, their avant-garde technological solutions and pleasing design.