Bassa Modenese, Italy – 2012
Emilia-Romagna is one of the most industrialized regions in Italy. It is proud of being an excellence in the world in the production of Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, balsamic vinegar and products of the bio-medical field. The earthquake of May / June 2012 destroyed many industries putting down the entire economy. The quake caused 27 victims, mostly employees of destroyed factories, and about 12 billion of damage.