Cabot, Birla to raise prices of carbon black products

Two leading carbon black suppliers–Cabot and Birla Carbon– have announced increase in prices of carbon black products to partially offset the rise in cost of production. Cabot said it will increase prices on all carbon black products in its reinforcement...

ANRPC launches R-MART to offer training in market research

As a new initiative, ANRPC launched a five-day International Training in Rubber Market Research and Analysis (R-MART) exclusively for market research officials in its member governments. This will be a regular event to be conducted every year. The first edition of...

World NR supply to be down in 2017:ANRPC

World supply of natural rubber (NR) is anticipated to be in short of demand during 2017, says Association of Natural Rubber producing Countries (ANRPC). The just released latest statistical analysis of ANRPC says that World supply, including ANRPC member countries and...

GST to benefit Indian rubber industry in a big way

The ‘One Nation, One Tax’ policy through GST will create a common economic market, synergise manufacturing, smoothen logistics and make supply chain more efficient, feel rubber industry experts The much-awaited Good and Service Tax (GST), scheduled to be implemented...

Good tidings in NR market: How long?

By A Saj Mathews The upward trend in natural rubber prices since the beginning of the New Year is continuing in the NR market across the globe. Natural rubber prices in India has touched the Rs 157 a kg mark of late, a two-and-a-half-year high. This is on account of...

Drop in auto sales, corporate income hits tyre stocks

Falling auto sales and negative quarterly incomes impacted stocks of tyre companies despite a revival in Indian equity markets. During the period of December 9, 2016 to February 14, 2017, most tyres companies’ stocks reported a negative growth, ranging from 1% to 13%....