Brazil: stone exports on the rebound

After ending 2020 in pretty much a holding pattern (-2.7% in value from the previous year), Brazil’s exports of ornamental stones sped up in early 2021. According to statistics processed by Abirochas, the Brazilian stone association, in the first four [...]

September 1, 2021 Magazine @en

Italy’s stone exports to the USA on the rise

For the Italian stone industry 2021 began with comforting signs coming from the US. According to US Department of Commerce data processed by ICE-Italian Trade Agency New York, in the first 3 months of 2021 Italy in fact increased its [...]

August 31, 2021 Magazine @en

Russia: Italian participation in STONE INDUSTRY 2021

From June 29 to July 2 Moscow’s VDNKH will host the 2021 edition of the STONE INDUSTRY show. Heir to the historic EXPOSTONE brand, STONE INDUSTRY is the reference event for the Russian Federation and former Soviet Union countries devoted [...]

June 16, 2021 Magazine @en

The Italian stone sector: in 2020 exports down by 17.3%

Italian stone industry export figures for 2020 show the impact of the global pandemic and, despite the recoup in the second half of the year, sector companies are having a tough time making up for the losses in market share [...]

June 8, 2021 Magazine @en

In 2020 a 16.1% drop in exports of stone technologies Made in Italy

Despite the definite uptake registered in the second half of the year, for the Italian techno-stone industry 2020 closed – as was amply foreseen – with a marked drop in sales on foreign markets, which account for about 80% of [...]

June 8, 2021 Magazine @en

Confindustria, mapping the corporate websites suited to the vaccination campaign: more than 7,000 companies back the appeal

Confindustria communicated to us that more than 7,000 companies in just a few days agreed to the voluntary mapping of the “community-makers” Confindustria has called into play – including dozens of Confindustria Marmomacchine member companies -, offering their own premises [...]

May 6, 2021 Magazine @en