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Taking Indian Granite to the World – A SUCCESS STORY

Taking Indian Granite to the World - A SUCCESS STORY

“Quarrying is a very difficult and delicate process. Despite being strenuous you can’t afford to compromise on the way a rock is cut. Which is why, we have found that Volvo CE is ideal for us. From precision to comfort,... (Continue reading)

Dull Granite Export Hurts Overall Italian Natural Stone Export in 2014: Report by the Internazionale Marmi e Macchine, Carrara

Dull Granite Export Hurts Overall Italian Natural Stone Export in 2014: Report by the Internazionale Marmi e Macchine, Carrara

While the growth of exports of raw and processed marble continues, the granite crisis undermines the general trend of finished products. The specialization for marble with high added value clearly emerges. The steady growth of exports of Italian marble and... (Continue reading)

Breathing Stones of Badami

Breathing Stones of Badami

“……… her arts are more original and more varied, and her forms of civilization present an ever-changing variety, such as are nowhere else to be found. What, however, really renders India so interesting as an object of study is that... (Continue reading)

Reliability is the Key Factor in Partnerships A SUCCESS STORY

Reliability is the Key Factor in Partnerships A SUCCESS STORY

“If business is a battle, Volvo in your arsenal means you’ll stay unbeatable”. Established in the year 1989 at Kishangarh, RK Marble is an inspiring saga of undying might, relentless commitment and a vision that is second to none. Based... (Continue reading)

World stone industry:

World stone industry:

Trade in 2013 in excess of 22 billion dollars quarried and processed material volumes came to 265 million tons China, India, Turkey and Italy are the top four exporters with a 61% share of total. Italy stands at the top... (Continue reading)

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Pacific Stone Mart aims to produce 50,000 m3 of granite in 2014

Pacific Stone Mart aims to produce  50,000 m3 of granite in 2014

Highly sought-after Desert Cream Granite is being extracted from a sprawling 300 hectare mining site in Mungeria, Rajasthan. The Barmer district in West India spreads across 28,387 km2 (10,960 m2) of land and forms part of the Great Indian Desert,... (Continue reading)

2013 – A bonanza year for the Italian stone industry

2013 – A bonanza year for the Italian stone industry

The Italian stone industry achieved a trade balance of over €1.5 billion: +10 per cent on 2012. It witnessed an increase in exports of finished marble products: +4.4 per cent in quantity and +10.6 per cent in value. The U.S.... (Continue reading)

Xiamen – The Stone Capital of the World

Xiamen - The Stone Capital of the World

———————————————————————— 1/3 of exports from Xiamen Port are Stone-based ——————————————————****————- Thanks to the rich stone resources in Fujian Province, the Xiamen stone industry has been developing rapidly. According to the Customs Statistics Data, Xiamen port has become the world largest... (Continue reading)

US Tile Industry: Natural Stone to Lead Market by 2017

US Tile Industry: Natural Stone to Lead Market by 2017

Homeowners increasingly opt for granite tile flooring because it is an attractive, durable material that increases home values US demand for decorative tile is forecast to rise 6.7 percent per year through 2017, reaching 3.2 billion square feet. Gains will... (Continue reading)

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