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Global Demand for Ocean Container Shipping Hits All-Time High

Global demand for ocean freight container shipping hit an all-time record in May amid soaring spot rates and severe port congestion.The 15.94m TEU (20-foot...

The Marble Market in Singapore: Current Status and Prospects

The marble market in Singapore is experiencing steady growth, driven by increasing construction activities. At the same time, the market is influenced by various...

Greece: A World Leader in Marble Exports

Greece is a major player in the global marble market, ranking fifth worldwide for marble exports and second within the European Union. The country...

Timeless Beauty: Chicago Landmark Restored to Its Natural Stone Glory

After the 1871 Great Chicago Fire, many homes made of wood were destroyed. When it came time to build new homes, laws were passed...

US: The Growth in House Prices by State in 2024

In 2024, U.S. home prices are steadily rising across nearly every state in America.Overall, home prices rose 6.6% annually as of the first quarter...

Canada: A Leading Force in the Global Stone Market

Canada, a nation celebrated for its wealth of natural resources, is a significant player in the global stone market thanks to its abundant rock...

Knight Frank: Saudi Arabia set to be ‘world’s largest construction market’ by 2028

Saudi Arabia will be the world’s largest construction market, according to a report by property consultancy Knight Frank and covered in the business press.It...

PwC: How Mining Companies are Navigating Financial Challenges While Reimagining the Industry

As the industry innovates, it’s also reinventing the role that it can play in the global economy—by mobilising the resources needed for sustainable growth.The...

Italian stone technologies: Foreign sales held steady in 2023

Despite the slowdown seen in the second half of the year, for the Italian stone technology industry 2023 ended with essential confirmation of the...

Confindustria Marmomacchine: New Leadership, Focus on Growth, and 40th Anniversary Celebration

The General Assembly of Confindustria Marmomacchine, the leading association for the marble, granite, natural stone, and processing technology sector, was held in Milan. Renewal of...