White marble is in high demand because it makes the home look more spacious. The Indian varieties of white marble include Morwad white marble, Indian statuario marble, opal white marble, white sangemarmar marble, Banswara purple marble and others. White marble is used for the flooring, bathroom countertops, walls and tabletops.
The marble which are quarried and processed in India are world-class and with unique color and pattern. The major quarries of marble are located in Udaipur and Rajsamand area. Few quarries are located in Jabalpur of Madhya Pradesh and Chittorgarh near Udaipur These Marbles are mainly used for flooring.
Silver shadow marble, grey Emperador marble, nordic grey marble, etc., are some of the varieties of grey marble in India. It is used for bathroom tiles, kitchen tops, and living room floorings. These were eight different types of marble flooring in India, with their specifications and varieties available in the market.
Different types of Marbles in Indian market - ContractorBhai
Makarana Marble: It is found in the Makarana area of Rajasthan in India. It is a kind of calcitic marble found in white & albeta varieties. The deposit is estimated to be 55 million tons and produce from 400+ quarries in that region.
Rajasthan is the main depository of marble in India accounts for over 90% of total marble production of the country, with reserves spread over the districts of Nagpur, Udaipur, Rajsamand, Banswara, Dungarpur, Jaipur, Sirohi, Bhilwara, Ajmer, Bundi, Alwar, and Pali. Some popular varieties are given below:-