National conference on Rubber begins on July 28 at Kottayam, India

Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC)  Chairman Christy Fernandez IAS will inaugurate the two-day National Conference on rubber products manufacturing at Rubber Research Institute of India (RRII), Kottayam, India at 11 am on July 28, 2017. The...

UK to ban petrol and diesel cars sale by 2040

In a bid to cut air pollution, UK will ban the sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040. Environment minister Michael Gove announced the move as part of the government’s keenly-awaited 3 billion pounds (USD 3.9 billion) air pollution plan, which will...

Yokohama Rubber is Chelsea FC’s Sleeve Sponsor

The Yokohama Rubber Company Limited will be England’s Chelsea Football Club’s jersey shirt sleeve sponsor for the 2017–2018 season. In addition to the Yokohama Tyres logo that has been prominently featured across the chest of the Chelsea FC jersey in past two seasons,...

India planning anti-dumping duty on tyre imports

India is planning to impose anti-dumping duty on import of truck and bus radial tyres with a view to guard domestic rubber players from cheap imports from China. “As per information received from Rubber Board, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, imposition of...

Seats vacant in rubber tapping school in Kerala, India

Rubber Board, India has informed that a few more seats are available in the new batch at Rubber Tapping Training Centre, Pampady, Kerala. The training is free of cost. Persons, including rubber growers who are desirous of learning tapping can undergo the one month...