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Italy’s imports of raw marble and granite

From which countries does Italy import raw marble and granite?Italy is one of the strongest countries in the natural stone market, with a strong...

StoneCash launches new intergrated solutions for the stone business online

The second edition of SmartFair, the world-leading digital event in the stone industry hosted by StoneCash, has come to an end with great results,...

India: Livelihood of 30.000 workers in 175 granite quarries lost due to closure for...

The stoppage of 175 granite quarries in Madurai alone for the past eight years on the alleged revenue loss extrapolated based on calculation of...

BRAZIL: The progress of exports-imports of decorative stones January-October 2020

Brazil's decorative stone exports amounted to $ 798.0 million and in quantity 1.81 million tons for the period January-October 2020, with a negative fluctuation...

A gorgeous new blue mineral has been discovered in Russia

The new mineral was found in Russian territory, specifically in the volcanic peninsula of Kamchatka, in the Asian part of Russia. Russian scientists working on...

Big 5 digital expo to focus on construction sector’s next normal

As the world prepares for the next normal, so does construction sector. Today, the sector's big players are tasked with not only navigating through...

Stone+tec will not take place in 2021

Stone+tec, the International Trade Fair for Natural Stone and Stone Technology, will not take place as planned from 12 to 15 May 2021.The trade...

Imports of marble and granite of the countries of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership

To what extent is the largest free trade association in the world expected to affect global imports of marble and granite?The signing of the...

China’s marble imports in the first nine months of 2020

What was the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on China's marble imports in the first nine months of 2020?China is the country with the...

Scientists develop device that uses bacteria to mine rocks on Mars and the Moon

Space mining could soon become a reality as scientists unveiled a device, which uses bacteria to extract metals and minerals from rocks on Mars and the...