Brazil dominates in Latin America

Meyer, Bruce
August 2010
Rubber & Plastics News;8/9/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p12
Trade Publication
The article presents information related to the rubber industry in Latin America. According to data compiled by the International Rubber Study Group (IRSG), Brazil accounts for nearly 60% of total rubber consumption in Latin America, which is just a bit more than half of the rubber used in the tire sector and roughly 70% in non-tire applications. The data depicts that top multinationals have a strong presence in the tire and auto component sectors in Latin America.


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