Aayana Marbles Pvt. Ltd. established in 2015 with purpose to operate and mine natural white and grey stone from its quarry in Ethiopia to cater the growing demand of natural stone in the world. The group also envisaged the potential to process the marble into slabs and tiles thereby setting up a marble processing unit near the mines in Ethiopia.
To adorn every space with grandeur, ﬁnesse and unmatched quality, staying forever true to the principles this company was founded on. We have consistently brought and will continue to bring the largest volumes of the ﬁnest marble mining to the world by utilizing state-of-the-art technology. Our mantra is to use our expertise to cater to each customer’s needs by offering excellent products and services at competitive prices.
The vision is to create a Marketplace for Ethiopian Marble in Mehndi which is in close proximity to the Mining Belts of Benshilgul Province of Ethiopia. Aayana Marbles Group plans to set up a world class processing hub with 20 Gangsaw Units in Mehndi Town , Ethiopia , with a focus on Export Markets in the African Continent , Middle East , USA , Europe , India & China.
The journey of exquisite marble begins at our abundant mines.
The titanic success of Aayana Marbles – Ethiopia comes from our unrelenting emphasis on superior mining technology and innovation. Our meteoric growth spurts are a result of considered investments in technology in mining, processing and ﬁnishing of marble.
Our quarry in Ethiopia produces the ﬁnest quality of Flawless Onyx White and Unique Grey (Bardiglio) marble.
The mine is located in West Wollega Region of Ethiopia in the Regional State of Benshangul – Gumuz Ethiopia, having huge reserves of the best quality of white and grey marble in the African continent. We are currently operating two mines in Ethiopia. The ﬁrst quarry is of grey marble and the second quarry is of Onyx white marble.
It’s about 550 km from the capital city of Addis Ababa. The main sea port being Djibouti. The mine is spread across 1 sq. km, having total mineable surface deposit reserve of 5.8 million cubic meters.
At present, the Aayana Marbles quarry is the biggest functional mine in Ethiopia having commercial production with advanced industrial mining method powered by modern machineries and equipments. We are doing mining at the height of 500m downward using cutting technology of wire-saw machines and Line Drills to cut huge blocks from mountain in which the maximum size of block may reach 10m x 5m x 20m, cutting from higher layers to lower layers. This mining technology ensures labour safety, economization of natural resource and high productivity. Products after cutting are rough marble blocks with 6 surfaces cutting by wire- saw machine and size ranges from 1 CBM to 8 CBM.
Vinay Kumar Aggarwal
A Mechanical Engineer from MIT (Manipal Institute of Technology) is the main drive force behind the execution of the project. He has 45 years of vast experience in business entrepreneurship
Gagan Dhawan The first generation of entrepreneur, with zeal and enthusiasm to visualize the group’s business plan and future expansion strategy.
A graduate from the prestigious London School of Economics (LSE) holding a degree of Bsc Banking $ Finance, he has a vast experience in global business, having worked with global banks and consultants. He is looking after the companies global strategy.
A graduate from University of Delhi, is the brainchild behind the entire Project. He oversees the project operations and is actively marketing marble in various international markets.