Inside The Bloco B Marble Quarry

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Workers extract marble from the base of a quarry pit 90 meters below... News PhotoEconomy,Environment,Europe,Extreme Sports,Home Finances,Horizontal,Mine,Miner,Mining,Normal Hill,Occupation,Portugal,Quarry,RecessionPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergWorkers extract marble from the base of a quarry pit 90 meters below ground level, operated by Bloco B in Pardais, Vila Vicosa, Portugal, on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. Portugal is posting its first trade surplus in at least six decades, which may help vindicate a strategy of front-loading austerity to deliver economic reform. Photographer: Mario Proenca/Bloomberg via Getty Images