Rubber Board revises production target for 2019-20
The projection for production in 2019-20 has been revised to 730,000 tonnes.
Global natural rubber output fall may impact import to India
Rubber Board has projected a 17 per cent drop in import year-on-year to 415,000 ...
Rubber board to adopt untapped estates
30% of Kerala’s rubber estates are lying untapped as commercial operations.
Increased rain guarding help raise rubber production in July
The natural rubber production in the country in July was 60,000 tonnes , up by 14,000 tonnes from the same last year
Rubber stakeholders plead for additional fund to Rubber Board
The small growers comprising 90% of the total growers have been adversely affected by the crisis.
Global price rally may reduce rubber imports further
Rubber imports fell 18 per cent year-on year in April-October 2019, according to Rubber Board data.
Rubber output hits a 6-year low of 1.26 LT
For the second consecutive month in June, NR consumption breached the one lakh-tonne mark.
Natural rubber rallies, but growers aren’t tapping into it
Last year, poor tapping during rainy season had led to a shortfall in production.
Natural rubber production rises marginally while consumption peaks for 2017-18
M K Shanmuga Sundaram, chairman and ED of Rubber Board said the natural rubber (NR) production increased by 0.4% from a year ago to 694,000 tonnes.
Rubber rises 9% despite demand dive
Industry executives said there was a slowdown in production, contrary to the figures projected by the Rubber Board.
India Rubber Meet to be held in Kochi in August
The meet will have representation of stakeholder associations from all segments of the rubber industry. IRM is a regular forum for interaction, networking and exchange of information.
Govt to revamp certification bodies and commodities boards to boost exports
Experts have welcomed the move saying it will benefit as long as technically sound people are recruited in these agencies.
Rubber Board ties up with RSDC to certify skilled tappers
RSDC is conducting training for the job roles of latex harvesting technician. The training is being conducted through 2314 rubber producer societies.
Ahead of polls, Centre appoints Rubber Board chief
The vacancy has been a political issue in the state. Congress had late last month criticised the Union government for not appointing a full time Board chairman.
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