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Green Rubber: Rallying points for sustainable rubber

Green Rubber: Rallying points for sustainable rubber

Industry stakeholders are taking up the challenge of securing rubber supply without letting up on efforts to ensure food security, energy efficiency, human rights, and environmental integrity...

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Tyre Industry: Tyre retreading sector in good shape

Tyre Industry: Tyre retreading sector in good shape

The market for cost-effective and sustainable retread tyres is growing with companies joining forces and launching innovations...

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Medical Devices: Material innovations enable medical device breakthroughs

Medical Devices: Material innovations enable medical device breakthroughs

Modern medical devices aid in early detection and treatment of diseases, as well as help in improving the quality of life of patients with disabilities. This increasing...

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Key factors for choosing silicone solutions in medical device lubrication

Key factors for choosing silicone solutions in medical device lubrication

There are no lagging moments for the medical devices market worldwide, as demand is growing, against the backdrop of expanding healthcare expenditure as a result of universal healthcare reforms; as we

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Challenges beget opportunities; Sri Lanka on the road to growth

Challenges beget opportunities; Sri Lanka on the road to growth

Various industries that are reliant on high performance and quality rubbers are advancing at a past pace. Today, opportunities and challenges, alike, are shaping...

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Tyre Sector: Living on the edge with airless tyres

Tyre Sector: Living on the edge with airless tyres

No-flat tyres were almost inconceivable with the proliferation of the ubiquitous pneumatic tyres. However, with the advent of airless tyres, the..

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ContiTech updates Sustainability portal

July 12, 2012
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The portal zooms in on urgent issues such as water catchment in dry regions of the world as well as optimisation of cover plates used in conveyor belts, which generate energy savings by 20%

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Butadiene’s volatility explained

July 12, 2012

As demand for synthetic rubber grows has grown so has the demand for butadiene, an essential chemical used as a monomer in the production of styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR), poly-butadiene rubber (PBR) and acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS). At this present time, the price…

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Thailand approves NR price support

July 12, 2012

Thailand’s National Rubber Policy Committee has approved the purchasing of rubber at three baht above the bidding price at the central rubber market in order to boost prices. The government earlier approved a 15-billion-baht budget to intervene in the market…

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Solutia, Sinorgchem, and KKPC Reach Global Settlement in Antidegradant Patent Dispute

July 11, 2012
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The settlement of these long-standing disputes is a milestone for Solutia and its Santoflex antidegradant business

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Trelleborg opens new agricultural tyre plant in China

July 10, 2012

Trelleborg Group inaugurated its new agricultural tyre factory in China. Located in Xingtai, Hebei province, the plant will manufacture radial and cross-ply tyres for farming, forestry and agro-industrial applications. It will serve the needs of the company’s partners by providing…

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Apollo inaugurates training centre

July 10, 2012
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Apollo Tyres inaugurated its first formal training centre for Heavy and Light Commercial Vehicles (CV) drivers. The training centre is located in the busy transportation hub of Ujjain City, in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. In partnership with…

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Michelin to launch communicating tyre in Olympic games

July 10, 2012
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By combining a tyre pressure monitoring system and radio frequency identification chips, the tyre maker is enabling public transport operators in London to enhance the safety of the tyres fitted on their buses

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Jiangsu-Kuo NBR JV breaks ground in Nanjing

July 10, 2012

A Mexican-Chinese joint venture has broken ground on a 60 tonnes/year nitrile rubber plant in Nanjing, China. The project is a 50-50 joint venture between Grupo KUO, S.A.B. de C.V. (Kuo), and Jiangsu GPRO Group Co. Ltd. (GPRO). The project…

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Malaysian rubber market expected to remain firm this week

July 10, 2012

The Malaysian rubber market is expected to remain firm this week amidst higher oil prices, dealers said. A dealer said sentiment, however, is expected to be cautious this week as buyers await more fresh leads. There is market talk that…

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Rubber processing plant to rise in Davao, Philippines

July 10, 2012

A rubber processing plant will soon rise in Compostela Valley province in Mindanao, Philippines. The plant, estimated to be worth EUR272,140, is said to be the first in Davao region. The plant is a joint project between the Department of…

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Rubber Prices
(Last Updated: 18 Sept 2018)

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


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