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Cesar Cardenas (Vitromex): “2019 will be a year of growth in the USA”

Cesar Cardenas (Vitromex): “2019 will be a year of growth in the USA”

The Mexican Group’s CEO confirms good progress last year, as well as a growing interest of the US customers for Vitromex USA’s ceramic tile range.

Federica Minozzi (Iris Ceramica Group) confirms a strong growth in the U.S. commercial building segments

Federica Minozzi (Iris Ceramica Group) confirms a strong growth in the U.S. commercial building segments

With an investment of almost $70 million, StonePeak (Crossville) started up the production of 300x150 cm porcelain slabs with various thicknesses.

Emilio Mussini (Panariagroup): "The outlook for 2019 on the US market is moderately optimistic"

Emilio Mussini (Panariagroup):

The Italian group (in the USA with Florida Tile) is confident that their US Business Unit will see moderate growth this year after a disappointing 2018.

BMR at Coverings 2019

BMR at Coverings 2019

From April 9 to 12 BMR will take part at Coverings with its latest technologies for the finishing process of ceramic tiles.

Gianni Mattioli (Dal-Tile Corporation/Mohawk Industries): "We continue to innovate and expand our product mix"

Gianni Mattioli (Dal-Tile Corporation/Mohawk Industries):

Mohawk Group has launched the new Panoramic Porcelain Slabs, and started a new plant in Tennessee for the production of Quartz Slabs.

Eric Astrachan (TCNA): “In 2019 we expect similar market results as last year”

Eric Astrachan (TCNA): “In 2019 we expect similar market results as last year”

According to TCNA forecasts, in 2019 overall sales of US ceramic tiles will be flat or experience low, single-digit growth.

Italian ceramic machinery on display at Coverings in Orlando

Italian ceramic machinery on display at Coverings in Orlando

Acimac is leading a group of Italian companies showcasing the latest ceramic industry technologies at Coverings.

SITI B&T Group posts growth in turnover and margins

SITI B&T Group posts growth in turnover and margins

Margins see double-digit growth: EBITDA +12% and Group net profit +39%. Export share reaches 88% of turnover.

Epicenter K makes major investment in Sacmi technology

Epicenter K makes major investment in Sacmi technology

Ukrainian retailer Epicenter K is about to start up a new complete Sacmi plant for the production of 12 million sq.m/year of monoporosa and porcelain tiles.

Laminam, a successful business model

Laminam, a successful business model

Laminam’s revenues reached 110 million euros in 2018 (+30% on 2017). Sales of large size ceramic panels were strong both on the exports markets and in Italy (+20%). Russia and China are showing very good growth trends.

Countdown to Mosbuild 2019

Countdown to Mosbuild 2019

Form April 2 to 5, the Crocus Expo exhibition complex in Moscow will host Mosbuild 2019, the largest Russian building and interior exhibition, where also the Italian machinery manufacturers will be present.

Portuguese company Revigres orders second Divario line

Portuguese company Revigres orders second Divario line

In spring this year, Revigres will be starting up its second Divario line for the production of full-body porcelain tiles in a 90x90 cm size.