The figures for Cersaie confirm the show’s status as the key international event for the ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings sectors. There were 75,563 unique visitors (‘first admissions’) and 106,846 ‘presences’, calculated in accordance with international trade fair standards as the first return visit on days subsequent to the first admission. The new electronic counting system that was introduced this year allowed for more accurate recording of the number of attendees taking part.
In this issue of Stone World, we take a look at several U.S. stone producers. Among them is Quality Stone Quarries in Stigler, OK. The owner of the quarry has transitioned his business through the years to keep up with market demand.