Icex organized for companies in the sector a seminar on the natural stone market in the US.

The natural stone market in the United States and opportunities for Spanish companies has been studied, through a seminar, organized by the Spanish Institute for Foreign Trade (ICEX) and which has involved several companies in the area. An initiative that is part of the US cycle, which it has organized this public company along this June and this time for the seminar “The market for natural stone "participated several companies associated EEA.

The activity was held in the office of the Provincial Department of Commerce in Almeria in video format with the Economic and Commercial Office of Spain in Miami, where he has dominated the direct dialogue between the experts and the attending companies.

During the seminar have addressed the opportunities offered in the United States today Spanish companies belonging to the natural stone industry (marbles, granites, blackboards, etc.). In particular, it has deepened in the techniques to access the materials prescribing large architectural firms and construction. This market is the main source of demand for many stone processing companies around the world, and his recent recovery from the crisis suffered by the collapse of the housing market registered five years ago, It has been a blessing for this sector.

Also remember that the US is the fifth destination of exports of natural stone for area businesses, It is according to data collected by external trade statistics consulted by Icex, making it a unique opportunity to celebrate this kind of specific actions for our sector.

The participating companies have very much appreciated this action mainly because it is a great opportunity for businesses in the area, knowing first hand such an interesting and broad market as the US.