Prabhash Subasinghe re-elected as Chairman of SLAMERP

GRI Managing Director Prabhash Subasinghe has been re-elected as the Chairman of Sri Lanka Association of Manufacturers and Exporters of Rubber Products (SLAMERP) for the third consecutive year at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at Cinnamon Grand Colombo on January...

IRMRA @ 60 celebrated in style

Indian Rubber Manufacturers Research Association (IRMRA) has commenced its Diamond Jubilee celebration on completing 60 years on January 13,2018 in Mumbai. The celebration will continue for the next 15 months with a series of events, networking and promotions pan...

LANXESS produces X-Biomer retanning agent

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has produced the first tonne of high-quality liquid X-Biomer retanning agent under real operation conditions. It is the first retanning agent made from residual shavings. The company started operation of a pilot plant for the...

RSDC Launches Mobile App and online content

The Rubber Skill Development Council (RSDC), a sector Skill Council for the rubber sector, has launched simulated e-learning content and Mobile app to provide the ease in connecting with the target segment by introducing the courses. It was launched by Satish Sharma,...

Global NR demand to touch 12.819 million tonnes in 2017: ANRPC

The World demand for Natural Rubber (NR) to grow by 1.1% to 12.819 million tonnes in 2017. The total demand of NR was 12.679 million tonnes in 2016, said the Natural Rubber Trends and Statistics report of Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries (ANRPC) in...

Global NR production up 4.7% in Jan-Nov 2017: ANRPC

The world production of Natural Rubber (NR), including non- ANRPC (Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries) member countries, increased from 11.150 million tonnes to 11.676 million tonnes, up by 4.7%, during the first eleven months of 2017 in comparison with...