Palestine's Stone Industry
Among the emerging countries in the stone industry, Palestine is to be
noted, as according to data from official sources, there are 380 quarries
and 900 companies, employing 15.000 workers. The production of fabricated
stone is estimated to be 22 million metres squared, but with a capacity
to produce that is double this figure. With regard to the local market
the demand for stone is in the order of $150 million dollars annually.