India Stone Mart 2022- RASBABA

India Stone Mart 2022

Chief Minister Shri Ashok Gehlot inaugurated ‘India Stonemart-2022’ in Jaipur.

Chief Secretary Mrs. Usha Sharma said that ‘India Stonemart’ was designed in the year 2000 during the previous tenure of Chief Minister Mr. Gehlot. 

Its objective is to prominently establish India’s stone industry on the world map.

The first Stone Mart was also organized in the same year(2000)

In the last 22 years, the participation of business representatives in this exhibition has increased. 

This exhibition is included in the selected exhibitions of the world, which is a matter of pride for the state.

According to RIICO Chairman Mr. Kuldeep Ranka, Rajasthan accounts for 70% of the country’s stone production.There are 4,920 mining leases in the state. Rajasthan produces 90% of marble and sandstone in the country.

Industries Minister Smt. Shakuntala Rawat said that earlier Rajasthan was known only for marble and sandstone. In the past years, the granite industry has developed rapidly due to the setting up of large scale granite mining and processing units in Jalore, Kishangarh, Chittorgarh, Rajsamand and Udaipur. The Center for Development of Stones has been set up through RIICO to speed up this industry.



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