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 tonne for FY20.
Rubber Board revises production target for 2019-20
The projection for production in 2019-20 has been revised to 730,000 tonnes.
Natural rubber declines on muted demand and low global prices
“There is downward pressure on the price,” said Anu Pai of Geojit Commodities.
Natural rubber production falls to second lowest levels in recent years
Nearly a decade ago, output used to hover around 9,00,000 tonnes.
Rubber board to adopt untapped estates
30% of Kerala’s rubber estates are lying untapped as commercial operations.
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.
Upasi protests against move to reduce rubber import duty
Upasi president A E Joseph said there should not be any tweaking of the import duty currently at 25% or Rs 30 whichever is lower.
Natural rubber prices may rally after 2022
Natural rubber prices have been moving in the lower range in the past few years in India.
Natural rubber production rises 8%, imports jump 63%
Production stood at 62,000 tonnes in October 2017.
Allow tyre makers to import rubber at same rate as end users: AK Bajoria, JK Tyre
JK Tyre has been focused on replacement demand and exports, says Bajoria.
Natural rubber rallies, but growers aren’t tapping into it
Last year, poor tapping during rainy season had led to a shortfall in production.
Rubber imports head for new high
Fall in output and rise in demand push imports up by 35% for nine months to Dec ’18.
Natural rubber output may fall short of target
In 2016-17 the output stood at 6.91 lakh tonnes and the consumption at 1,044,075 tonnes.
Rubber planters stretched to breaking point on policy delay
Farmers say the national rubber policy has been in limbo for four years. It was supposed to restrict imports, offer a minimum support price and regard rubber as agricultural produce.
Natural rubber falls 5% on weak demand
Narrowing down of price between domestic, global market is encouraging imports.
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