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Top 5 countries in finished marble products exports in 2018

Which country dominates the finished marble products exports for 2018? Which one holds the lead in export value and which exported the largest quantity? China...

The new rules of marble

“Way back when, you’d have to tell people stories about all the Parisian chefs who used it,” says Karen Williams, the owner of St. Charles...

Egypt: new city of marble to be completed next year

A new "city of marble" will be completed in Egypt over the next year. President Abdel Fatah al Sisi announced this on the occasion...

Top 5 countries in marble blocks and slabs exports in 2018

Which country holds the lead in marble blocks and slabs exports for 2018? Which one scored the most in export value and which sold...

Construction industry voices 2019’s expectations in Big 5 survey

Respondents from the Big 5 construction show survey have revealed that “strong competition” and “cost-driven decision making” will be regarded as the main challenges...

Tariffs increase concerns America’s Ports

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) is deeply concerned over the renewed threat of increased tariffs. On August 1, Donald Trump criticized on Twitter...

Caterpillar’s new significant partnership with “Pavlidis Marble-Granite”

A new trade agreement confirmed the good cooperation between “ELTRAK S.A.” and “Pavlidis Marble - Granite”. Specifically, the marble industry purchased a complete package...

“Iktinos Hellas S.A.” Marble Industry: Growth Against Crisis

One of the largest companies in the marble sector in Greece and the only listed, with strong international presence in many parts of the...

Afghanistan: The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum inks 9 marble extraction agreements worth $23m

The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP) on Monday inked nine multimillion dollars' worthagreements of marble mining in western Herat province, incorporating amendments at...

US finished granite imports growth per state in 2018

The USA is one of the main producers of granite together with Brazil, India, China and Italy. However, not all of the granite used...