The Statute governing the Ferrovie dello Stato SpA holding company states that the company's purpose is to:
- construct and manage rail transport infrastructures;
- transport passengers and cargo, prevalently by rail, including the promotion, implementation and management of initiatives and services in the transport field;
- perform any other instrumental, complementary or associated activities, directly or indirectly, expressly including customer services and activities aiming to improve the assets held for performing the statutory activities.
As specifically required by Statute, corporate activities are mainly, if not exclusively, performed through the subsidiary and associated companies.