What are the cost differences of stone that come from other regions around the world?
Generally they are comparable in cost. However, prices of granite can differ for a wide variety of reasons. Typically, prices can fluctuate depending on the rarity of the stone and difficulty to obtain. Pricier, more exotic stones usually come from India, Brazil, and Italy. Other reasons stone costs can differ can depend on quarrying and processing costs, availability, shipping and importing, complexity of fabrication and its popularity with buyers.