In the territory of Trapani, Castelvetrano is renowned for the production of extra virgin olive oil.

Castelvetrano was the birthplace of the boss Matteo Messina Denaro, considered one of the most powerful leaders of the stragista wing of Cosa nostra, with their hands in many economic activities of the territory, in particular large distribution. After 30 years on the run, he was arrested in Palermo on 16 January 2023.

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