He made the remark in a meeting with Iranian businessmen in Iran Chamber of Commerce here on Wednesday.
He said Iran and Italy enjoy many common points including desire for establishment of peace.
He said that the Italian ministers of economy and finance will also visit Iran in near future heading an economic delegation.
He noted that a western bank has already opened branches in both Iran and Europe.
He said the two countries should focus on ways of reviving the ancient Silk Road.
The Italian premier also noted that businessmen active in power, gas, oil, steel, healthcare and technological infrastructures are in present in the Italian delegation he is leading to Tehran.