Posts Tagged ‘rubber’

Natural rubber production dropped 29.2% in February

by ASILA JALIL/ pic by BLOOMBERG
THE Department of Statistics Malaysia (DoSM) revealed that natural rubber production in the country decreased by 29.2% ...

Manufacturing sales grew by 7% in February 2020

by NUR HANANI AZMAN/ pic by TMR FILE
MALAYSIA’S manufacturing sales rose by 7% in February 2020 to RM110.6 billion compared to RM103.4 billion recorded ...

Govt to monitor MCO compliance in oil palm, rubber sectors

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic BLOOMBERG
THE government will conduct checks at estates and facilities run by oil palm and rubber companies to ensure they ...

Govt allows oil palm, rubber industries to continue operations

Precautionary steps include minimising labour and their mobility, and for workers to return home immediately after work
by S BIRRUNTHA/ pic by ...

Rubber output rose 1.6% in November 2019

In November, the natural rubber inventory stood at 216,414 tonnes in November 2019 compared to 189,085 tonnes in October 2019
by SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH/ ...

Merge land for better profits, PM urges smallholders

Without merging, smallholders may only make money when the prices of commodities are high, but will suffer losses if the prices fall
by S BIRRUNTHA/ ...

Natural rubber production affected by improper practice

Rubber plantations have been infected by a fungal disease called pestalotiopsis
by SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH/ pic by BERNAMA THE decline in natural rubber ...

Minister Kok leads mission to India

By BERNAMA / Pic By TMR File
PRIMARY Industries Minister Teresa Kok (picture) led a palm oil and rubber economic and investment mission to India ...

Indonesia seeks Korea trade deal by November

JAKARTA • Indonesia aims to sign a long-stalled free trade deal with South Korea by November in a move that could boost two-way trade by billions of ...

Thailand takes hatchet to rubber trees in plan to cut output 30%

BANGKOK • Thailand, the world’s largest rubber exporter, plans to cut production by a third over the next five years in an attempt to lift prices that are ...

Potential oversupply seen in rubber glove sector

The robust demand is attracting players to ramp up production
By FARA AISYAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL A Potential oversupply is looming in the rubber ...

Top Glove will not take legal action against The Guardian

By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Rubber glove maker Top Glove Corp Bhd said it will not take legal actions towards British newspaper The Guardian ...