Granite Suppliers in Namibia

Granite Suppliers in Namibia

What is Granite ?

Granite is a coarse-grained intrusive igneous rock composed mostly of quartz, alkali feldspar, and plagioclase. It forms from magma with a high content of silica and alkali metal oxides that slowly cools and solidifies underground. 

Granite Suppliers in Namibia

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is granite produced in Namibia?

Distribution: Granite deposits include Spitzkoppe, Karibib, Okahandja, Walvis Bay-Swakopmund-Rossing and Luderitz regions. Composition: Mainly quartz, feldspars, mica and hornblende. Colouration: Varies from pink-red to colourless and white.

Which country is best for granite?

Italy is one of the world’s largest producers of marble and granite , renowned for the quality and variety of these materials. Other producers are of granite and marble are China, India, Spain, and Turkey.

Who is the biggest importer of granite?


Historical Data

In 2021, the top exporters of Granite were India ($839M), Norway ($191M), Brazil ($155M), Zimbabwe ($80M), and Spain ($75.1M). In 2021, the top importers of Granite were China ($691M), United Kingdom ($240M), Italy ($163M), Germany ($65.8M), and Spain ($62.8M

Which city is known as granite City in world?

Aberdeen (Scotland)

Aberdeen (Scotland) is known as the Granite City. All the buildings in Aberdeen(Scotland) are made up of pale granite.

What is the highest quality of granite?

Any granite grade level 3 and higher is referred to as high-grade granite, and it is considered one of the highest quality stones currently accessible. This type of granite has a highly unique appearance and is typically imported from India or Brazil, depending on the size of the slab.

Where is granite produced?

Where is Granite Found in the United States? Granite is found mainly in Texas, Massachusetts, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Georgia, as these are the top producers of granite in the U.S., accounting for 64 percent of the country’s production. In 2016, natural stone was produced at 276 quarries within 34 states.

Where is granite most commonly found?

the continental crust

Granite is a light-colored plutonic rock found throughout the continental crust, most commonly in mountainous areas. It consists of coarse grains of quartz (10-50%), potassium feldspar, and sodium feldspar.

Where is granite found in Ghana?

The Bongo granites are hornblende-microcline plutonic granites that are predominantly found in northeastern Ghana.

Where does granite come from in South Africa?

Granite is quarried throughout southern Africa. The very decorative granite of the Vredefort astrobleme, for example, is mined near Parys in the Free State.

What is granite made of?

Granite is a coarse-grained, crystalline rock, made up mostly of three minerals called quartz (grey, glassy looking), feldspar (usually white or pinkish, blocky shapes), and shiny black or pale mica.

What is granite commonly used for?

Granite stone is often used in buildings, bridges, paving, monuments, countertops, tile floors, stair treads and many other design elements.