In the early 1960s a committee was formed in Trentino, Italy. Since the members were aware of the importance of porphyry stone in developing the local economy, they expanded its exploration and extraction with the help of other willing companies. Growth in this trade led to the development of working techniques and equipment in mines.
In the 1980s and 1990s, the development of technology led to a considerable leap in mechanical devices for extracting and processing porphyry.
Kane Ara company was founded in 1989 to explore, extract and process mineral stones and was the first company to explore and extract porphyry stones in Iran. Irans block porphyry has particular aesthetic features such as its beautiful unique color and special potential to be polished, and in the meantime has a high solidity and strength against fire that helps it to have a level surface with the merit of friction suitable for designing stairs, ramps, parking lots, etc…By developing its activity in production of Granite, Marble, Onyx and Travertine in the form of Blocks, Slabs, Tiles, and Paving stone, Kane Ara company is honored to be the first and the biggest exporter of Irans porphyry stone and granite to the countries such as Italy, Spain, Germany, Holland, China and … .