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Federation of Indian Granite & Stone Industry

GRANITE


Granite a common and widely occurring type of intrusive, felsic, igneous rock usually having a medium- to coarse-grained texture.

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MARBLE


India is the fourth largest producer of marbles in the world. Marble is naturally occurring limestone. In India, marble has been quarried in various places. Marble deposits are most widespread in Rajasthan and Gujarat.

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LIMESTONE


A significant portion of the global limestone industry is shared by limestone India. Among various dimensional stones, limestone figures as one of the most extracted and commercially viable stones. Limestone is sourced from different regions of India.

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SANDSTONE


Sandstone is a stone comprising granules of quartz and various other minerals. The Versatility of Indian sandstone is such that is large range of products can be made from it.

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SLATE AND QUARTZITE


Slate is a fine-grained, foliated, homogeneous metamorphic rock derived from an original shale-type sedimentary rock composed of clay or volcanic ash through low-grade regional metamorphism. Slates can be used in roofing, laboratory bench tops, billiard table tops, blackboards etc.

Quartzite is a hard metamorphic rock which was originally sandstone. Sandstone is converted into quartzite through heating and pressure usually related to tectonic compression within orogenic belts. Pure quartzite is usually white to grey, though quartzites often occur in various shades of pink and red due to varying amounts of iron oxide (Fe2O3). Other colors, such as yellow and orange, are due to other mineral impurities.

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