World output fall may augur well for Indian NR

Anticipated rise in global prices due to heavy natural rubber output fall in major producing countries may curb its import to India. In turn, it is likely to boost domestic prices, according to market experts. Declining consumption has already led to nearly 14% drop...

NR supply falls 8.3% in H1 2019

The trend of short supply of natural rubber (NR) continues globally. During the first half of 2019, NR supply fell 8.3% to 5.853 million tonnes from 6.380 million tonnes a year ago. According to the latest report of the Association of Natural Rubber Producing...

Rubber sector training programme held in Agartala, India

As many as 25 trainers received training in the rubber sector as part of the Training of Trainers (ToT) programmes in Agartala, Tripura, India. Latex Harvest Technician (Tapper) and Tyre Service and Maintenance training were provided as part of the event. The trainers...

NR production falls 6.5% till May 2019

Global production of natural rubber (NR) registered a fall of 6.5% to 4.930 million tonnes during the first five months of 2019, on a year-to-year basis. However, world consumption recorded 5.789 million tonnes, up 0.9% from 5.376 million tonnes during the same period...