Made-in-Italy Food Focuses on Asia

Inalca, 28% owned by CDP Equity, acquired control of leading Hong Kong Italian food distributor Bright View Trading

Rome, 17 March 2017

Inalca Spa, 28% owned by CDP Equity, continues to grow in foreign markets, through a new acquisition by subsidiary Inalca Food & Beverage, of Italian food importer and distributor Bright View HK Ltd..

Inalca Food & Beverage bought more than 57% of Bright View, which last year had 9 million euros in sales. The company was founded in 2005 and currently is one of the most prosperous in the daily deliveries field in Hong Kong.

The Bright View operation is part of a broader growth stream, derived from a series of acquisitions that Inalca Food & Beverage concluded in recent years in strategic areas such as Australia, Cape Verde, Thailand, the United States, Malaysia, Mexico, and the Canary Islands.

Through the exploration of new markets, the company partly owned by CDP Equity contributes to the spread of Italian products in the world. This is how we at CDP Group #wepromotethefuture and support the agro-food sector, realizing the objectives of the Business Plan 2016/2020.