Consorzio Operatori Turistici Asti e Monferrato - Sistema Monferrato is a consortium of tourist operators with operational and representative offices in Asti and Alessandria. Set up in 1997, it was one of the first consortia of fully private tour operators formed in Piedmont. It has been recognised by Regione Piemonte as a "consortium of regional importance" pursuant to Regional Law 14-2016. The territory of reference is the province of Asti and Alessandria. The Consortium to promote and market the tourist product has signed co-marketing agreements with public and private Bodies of other areas of Piedmont, Liguria and Lombardy.