The 12th edition of Annual Rubber Conference organised by the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries (ANRPC) will be held on October 7, 2019. On behalf of the Government of Indonesia, the Ministry of Industry is hosting the event at Hotel Tentrem, Yogyakarta. Focused on the theme ‘Adaptive and Inclusive Path to Sustainable Value Chain’, the programme for the conference is structured into a keynote speech, five talks and a panel discussion represented by key policymakers of rubber sector in the 13 ANRPC member countries which include Thailand, Indonesia, Viet Nam, China, India, Malaysia, Cambodia, Myanmar, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Papua New Guinea and Singapore.
The conference is expected to have about 350 participants from around 20 countries, representing farmers, farmer cooperatives, processors, traders, end-users, policymakers, researchers, rubber associations, investment banks, hedge funds and the media.
The detailed programme schedule can be found at www.anrpc.org (Please click on the tab “Media Centre” and go to “ANRPC Annual Rubber Conference” and “Registration”). Complimentary registration is offered to 100 participants from outside Indonesia. Participants from Indonesia may contact [email protected] for registration, said a statement.
The 42nd session of the ANRPC Assembly, Fifth ANRPC Public-Private Meet, and the meetings of Executive Committee, Information & Statistics Committee (ISC), and Industry Matters Committee (IMC) will be held at the same venue from October 8 to 12, 2019, said ANRPC Secretary-General Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Bich.