ere you can read an article about the development of Italian bicycle market, cycling infrastructure, and cyclotourism prepared by Barbara Ganz, Il Sole 24 Ore. 

Abstract: Numbers say, that today Italian bicycle market is showing a significant growth and increasing a contribution to the country`s economy. Italy, the largest producer of bicycles in Europe, has developed lots of bike facilities and improved infrastructure both for city cyclists and cyclotourists. The main trends of cycling industry in Italy includes replacement of motor vehicles, positive effects on well-being and health, fuel savings and the reduction of the environmental and social costs of greenhouse gas emissions.

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