United States are (still) Brazil’s largest importer

The numbers from the last six months show that Brazil’s ornamental stones exportation has grown in revenues and had a slight decrease in the tonnes sent over the world. From january to june of 2019, Brazil has exported over 988 tonnes of ornamental stones, compared to 999 tonnes of the same period in 2018. In […]

Brazilian stones exports reach US$ 935.7 million in 2019

The new year begins with good prospects for the marble and granite trade. Brazilian ornamental stones exports moved US$ 935.7 million between January and November 2019, which means 4.72% more than 2018, according to Brazilian Association of Ornamental Stones Industry (Abirochas). Brazil exported to 112 countries on all continents. The USA was the main destination,  […]

The centenary of a brazilian design genius

Wood was the favorite material for José Zanine Caldas, a brazilian design genius whose centenary is celebrated in 2019. Self-taught artist, designer and architect, he was born on the southern coast of Bahia and became a truly devoted of the forest, pioneer of the environmental protection in his country. If you want to know more about […]