Granite is an igneous rock, which is granular in texture and occurs in various shades of white, grey and pink. In terms of volume, granite is nearly 65% of alkali feldspar and about 20% of quartz. Owing to its impressive properties like hardness, toughness and durability; it has been used by human beings right from the beginning of the prehistoric era. Presently, granite finds extensive applications in the construction sector in the form of dimension and decorative stones.
India holds one of the largest reserves of granite, which constitutes nearly 95% of the total dimensional stone exports from India. Nearly 200 varied shades of granite are available in India that are in huge demand all across the globe; thus making India a leading exporter of Indian granite.
Although resources of granite are rich in many parts of India, it is the South India, which is known for its high-quality and low-maintenance granite. Granite reserves in South India are chiefly concentrated in the states of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. Within these regions, major quarrying and processing units are situated in Bangalore, Bellary, Hospet, Chamrajnagar, Chennai, Hyderabad and Warangal.
Granite manufacturers in South India are involved in the processing of naturally occurring granite, which includes dressing, cutting, surface grinding, polishing, edge cutting and trimming. Inclusive of Classic Paradiso, Absolute Black, English Teak and Ivory Gold; numerous varieties of granite are manufactured in granite factories or processing units in South India. Most of these varieties are of export quality and are in high demand in Europe, South East Asia and Australasia.
Regatta Granites India, being a pre-eminent manufacturer and exporter of Indian granite, deals in a wide spectrum of South Indian granite in terms of colours, patterns and designs. With its efficient production and quality team, RUE has managed to establish itself as a trustworthy name in the Indian granite export sector.