Indian rubber industry is poised for spectacular growth

June 2007
Chemical Business;Jun2007, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p55
Trade Publication
The article examines the prospects and status of the rubber manufacturing industry in India as of June 2007. It cites that the majority spectrum of rubber products in India are dominated by automobile tires and tubes. The number of rubber manufacturing units in the country declined from 6,000 in 1997 to 4,800 in 2006 due to technological obsolescence and failure of product marketing. It argues that the SWOT analysis shows that India can improve in rubber manufacture through technological innovation and economy size operation.


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