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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.

Savorani analyses the challenges and the opportunities of the Italian ceramic industry

Savorani analyses the challenges and the opportunities of the Italian ceramic industry

Confindustria Ceramica Chairman Giovanni Savorani describes the various factors that have contributed to the slowdown of the sector as well as the measures that have been put in place to exploit new opportunities.

US floor covering market

US floor covering market

While carpet and hardwood are suffering a decrease of their market share, the US floor covering market experiences the strong advance of LVT.

A positive outlook for the European construction industry through to 2021

A positive outlook for the European construction industry through to 2021

According to the 86th Euroconstruct Conference report, building production in the area will grow until 2021 (+2.8% in 2018).