Industry News

Cambodia’s rubber export up 34 pct in 2013

January 24, 2014
Cambodia’s rubber export up 34 pct in 2013

Cambodia has seen a 34 percent rise in dry rubber export last year thanks to rising demand globally, the figures of the Ministry of Commerce showed Thursday. The country had exported 74,200 tones of dry rubber last year, up 34…

Read more »

Wacker expands its technical centre in Kolkata

January 24, 2014
Wacker expands its technical centre in Kolkata

Munich-based chemical group Wacker is strengthening its presence in India by opening its expanded technical centre for silicone products in Amtala near Kolkata. Operated by the joint venture Wacker Metroark Chemicals (WMC), the enlarged regional competence centre now comprises state-of-the-art…

Read more »

Yulex sets up guayule seed and genetics centre

January 24, 2014
Yulex sets up guayule seed and genetics centre

US agricultural biomaterials company Yulex Corporation has opened a Seed & Genetics Centre focused on plant breeding, molecular genetics and development of agronomic best practices to support the global cultivation of sustainable guayule plantations for medical, consumer, industrial and bioenergy…

Read more »

Rubber World global distribution up 30%

January 23, 2014
Rubber World global distribution up 30%

Rubber World Industries (RWI), a leading manufacturer of closed-cell rubber insulation ‘Gulf-O-Flex’ in the Gulf and South East Asia, has reported a 30% increase in its global distribution operations for 2013. The growth is widely attributed to the growing demand…

Read more »

Rubber output down on protests

January 23, 2014
Rubber output down on protests

Rubber production in Thailand, the world’s largest exporter, may decline as growers from the main producing regions join protests seeking to overthrow the government, according to Von Bundit Co. Output may drop 1 to 20% this month and in February…

Read more »

Malaysia eyes rubber plantation in Manila

January 23, 2014
Malaysia eyes rubber plantation in Manila

The BIMP-EAGA (Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines East Asean Growth Area) Malaysia Business Council is in active discussions with a government-linked company (GLC) to embark on a large-scale rubber plantation in Palawan, the Philippines. Its chairman Roselan Johar Mohamed said…

Read more »

November 2013 winter tyre stats indicate a strong season

January 23, 2014
November 2013 winter tyre stats indicate a strong season

The winter has been among the worst ones this year, however, not the coldest. While the environmental ministry has announced that following the stormy weather, about 1700 homes have already been flooded, most of the UK is experiencing high temperatures,…

Read more »

Ryan & Maniskas, LLP announces class action lawsuit against Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.

January 23, 2014
Ryan & Maniskas, LLP announces class action lawsuit against Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.

Ryan & Maniskas, LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware on behalf of purchasers of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (“Cooper” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CTB)…

Read more »

World tyre demand continues to inflate, says study

January 22, 2014
World tyre demand continues to inflate, says study

World demand for tyres is forecast to rise 4.3% a year to 2.9 billion units in 2017, according to the ‘World Tires’ study from industry market research firm Freedonia. Growth in the tyre market will continue to be led by…

Read more »

Indian tyre industry to grow by a muted 2-4% for 2013-14: ICRA

January 22, 2014
Indian tyre industry to grow by a muted 2-4% for 2013-14: ICRA

The tonnage growth is likely to be a shade weaker as the larger T&B OEM tyre segment posts declines ICRA scales down its earlier estimates for total tyre volume growth for 2013-14 to 2-4% due to the higher than anticipated…

Read more »

Rubber Prices
(Last Updated: 18 Feb 2019)

Monthly The prices shown above do not include VAT @4% on purchase and expenses towards packing, transportation, warehousing  and other incidentals


Source: Latex India
Flag Counter

Automotive

PRA ELECTRONIC ISSUE
PRA Jan/Feb 2019 issue

Click here & browse