Italian stone sector statistics: exports stable in the first 5 months of 2023

The data issued by the CONFINDUSTRIA MARMOMACCHINE Studies Center for the first 5 months of 2023 show essential stability in the Italian stone industry’s exports, remaining on the record levels of 2022 and amounting to 827,3 million euros (with a [...]

September 21, 2023 Magazine @en


A whole new look for CONFINDUSTRIA MARMOMACCHINE, which will participate in MARMO+MAC 2023, the reference stone tradeshow to be held in Verona from September 26 to 29, with a completely restyled associative Meeting Point designed and created by Henoto Spa. [...]

September 20, 2023 Magazine @en

Italian stone technology exports grew in the first part of 2023

After the 1.7% upturn last year – which confirmed the full recoup of pre-pandemic export levels – for the Italian techno-stone industry 2023 began with further growth in foreign sales of machines, installations, equipment and tools for extracting and processing [...]

September 4, 2023 Magazine @en

Italian stone and stone technologies stand out again at the XIAMEN STONE FAIR 2023

June 5 to 8 were the dates in Xiamen, China, for the 2023 edition of the XIAMEN STONE FAIR, one of the top international tradeshows for stone materials, stone-working technologies and equipment and complementary products. Thanks to a loosening of [...]

September 1, 2023 Magazine @en

Sustainability: the PNA network has done the first LCA study in the Italian natural stone sector

In March the PNA | Pietra Naturale Autentica (Authentically Natural Stone) network – created in 2018 to promote and valorize knowledge about, and protection for, authentically natural stone in various ambits – concluded the sector’s first environmental analysis of the [...]

May 1, 2023 Magazine @en

In 2022 Italy’s natural stone exports surpassed worth of 2.1 billion euros

In 2022 a record outcome for Italian stone industry exports. According to official data processed and published by the CONFINDUSTRIA MARMOMACCHINE Studies Center, last year the sector’s total foreign sales of marbles, travertines, granites and natural stones in general – [...]

June 1, 2023 Magazine @en