Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane Group is a point of reference for the railway and roadway sector around the world both because of its financial results and also for the level of professionalism associated with its use of innovative technologies. Directly or through Group companies, FS Italiane has acquired and established companies in Germany, Greece, United Kingdom, France and the Netherlands, and has established numerous branches in Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa, South America, Asia and Oceania.
The FLOW Consortium, comprised of FS Italiane, Ansaldo STS, and Alstom, was awarded the management of Operation & Maintenance services of lines 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the Riyadh Metro (Saudi Arabia) for a period of 12 years. On September 18, 2018, ArRiyadh Development Authority (ADA), the Government Agency for Urban Development and Mobility of Riyadh, sent the tender award letter. The contract has a maximum economic value of about 2.9 billion dollars, while FS Italiane's share amounts to one billion dollars.
During the meeting held on 17 April 2019 with the FS Italiane Group, Japan Bank for International Cooperation’s interest turned to FS International’s activities in the international market and in the search for possible synergies in financing projects in Italy, Europe and non-EU countries.
On 20 March, on the occasion of the Indonesian delegation’s visit to Rome, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane and PT Kereta Api Indonesia (Persero).