Posts Tagged ‘rubber’

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 ...

Top Glove’s 1QFY19 profit rises on higher sales to RM110m

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
Top Glove Corp Bhd’s net profit for the first quarter ended Nov 30, 2018 (1QFY19), increased by 4.37% ...

Govt to raise subsidy for rubber tappers as global price falls

By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
The government has agreed to raise the activation price of the Rubber Production Incentive (RPI) scheme ...
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Kossan’s 3Q profit driven by demand, margins

Firm says the growth was achieved despite the increase in natural gas and nitrile prices
By FARA AISYAH  Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd’s net profit ...

Rubber still performing amid lower prices

The success of the industry is a result of extensive R&D activities, says minister
By LYDIA NATHAN / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS ...

Govt studies proposal to raise floor price of rubber

By BERNAMA
The government is studying a proposal to increase the floor price of rubber, which is currently set at RM2.20 per kg by the Malaysian ...

In Ivory Coast, global rubber glut erases profits

by Christophe KOFFI / AFP   “We’re not earning anything from it any more, we have nothing,” says a rubber farmer in Ivory Coast, ...

No bounce in rubber prices plagued by oversupply

BANGKOK • There’s no respite for rubber prices weighed down by too much supply as key producers prepare to boost shipments from this month.
An ...

Rubber market ends mixed

by BERNAMA
The Malaysian rubber market closed mixed yesterday in tandem with mixed performances on the regional rubber futures markets, said a dealer. ...