The granite sector in Galicia is the absolute national leader as it represents 80% of this industry in Spain. On an international level, this Galician sector is ranked fifth in the world.
Granite is one of the strategic sectors in the Galician economy. It stands out for its international relevance, with its member companies exporting 50% of their production. .
The Cluster is made up of companies and agents involved in the whole granite value chain: quarries, processing factories, stone cutting workshops, marble masons, fitters and the Granite Technological Centre in Galicia.
direct and indirect jobs
The Galician granite sector offering is internationally recognised, and contains over 150 Galician, Spanish and international materials.
The Granite Cluster promotes several successful projects, for example, in the field of eco-design and in the improvement of conditions in the work place.
The Cluster manages the SIVICOM Market Observation System, which monitors 69 world markets and identifies those with most growth and with most business opportunities for companies.