NR output falls; plantings bode well for future

Moore, Miles
November 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;11/2/2009, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p4
Trade Publication
The article presents information on natural rubber (NR) production in 2009. According to statistics from the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries, natural rubber production in the largest NR-producing countries has fallen rapidly in the year. But, a report from the International Rubber Study Group states that massive plantings in the past decade promise a 50-percent rise in output by 2020.


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