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And I don’t say that we didn’t expect it, but we were pleasantly surprised to see the generosity of their foreign policy; and the generosity of their foreign policy at that moment was expressed through the Marshall Plan.
And the buying of new machinery meant not only the possibility of production, but even the new technology, β€˜cos as I mentioned before, we were back of seven, eight years.
I mean, what Fiat had it was not very big, it was something like forty or fifty million dollars, but it’s enough to get revolving credit, to get starting away again, the buying of new machinery.
Italy in the first years got food, for the first year or the first periods got food. Then we got raw materials and then we got tool machines, let’s say, instruments for working.
Now between ’45 and ’48, things would change enormously, β€˜cos we’d had credit in United States, credit from the Bank of America, credit from the Import-Export Bank and people had started working again.
The factories were heavily bombed, but practically the construction work had been redone very quickly.