Confindustria CeramicaCONFINDUSTRIA CERAMICA is the Italian association of ceramic tiles, refractory materials, sanitary ceramics, porcelain and ceramics for household and ornamental use; porcelain and ceramics for industrial use; stoneware ceramic and from 1st of August 2019, following the merger by incorporation of ANDIL (Italian Association of clay brick and roof tile manufacturers) into Confindustria Ceramica, clay brick and roof tile.
In Italy about 100 factories, with around 3,000 workers, produce different types of clay construction products, in particular for residential building in its various forms (masonry, roofing, partition walls, veneers, flooring and horizontal structures). In 2018, the Italian bricks&tiles industry produced 4.5 million tons, with a value of around 350 million euro. Currently, Confindustria Ceramica members make up 71% of overall national production of clay bricks and roof tiles.