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Rubber price crash: India dealers call for tyre price rollback

Commodity Online - 11/20/2014 6:27:04 AM
KOCHI,INDIA (Commodity Online): As prices of natural rubber and other raw materials of tyre manufacturing are tracing a downward trajectory, India tyre dealers are calling for a revision in the domestic tyre prices. All India Tyre Dealers Federation In a ...

Rubber tappers’ cries for help fall on deaf ears in Putrajaya, says PAS rep

The Malaysian Insider - 11/23/2014 1:08:32 AM
Despite calling for Putrajaya to set the floor price of rubber scrap to RM4 per kg, the situation has since worsened for the nearly half a million rubber tappers and smallholders in the country. Many are now struggling with the commodity’s lowest price ...

Liberia attributes economic decline to fall in commodity prices

en.starafrica.com - 11/21/2014 12:16:38 PM
The Ministry of Finance and Development Planning has attributed the massive decline in economic activities in the country to the reduction in the prices of Liberia’s primary commodities of rubber and iron ore.Finance and Development Planning Minister ...

Top Rubber Growers Agree to Cut Exports to Boost World Price

Bloomberg - 11/20/2014 7:31:29 AM
The reduction in shipments will ensure there is no excess supply in the global market, Malaysian Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister ... executive officer of International Rubber Consortium Ltd. Rubber prices from Tokyo to Thailand and Singapore ...

RUBBER-Tokyo futures prices after evening session Nov 21.

Yahoo Finance - 11/21/2014 3:29:54 PM
The Tokyo Commodity Exchange launched a new trading platform on May 7 and added a night session between 0800 GMT and 1400 GMT. For rubber, the evening session is 0800-1000 GMT. * For previous rubber reports, click on For morning and afternoon prices at ...

Asian rubber producers agree to manage exports to fight oversupply

Business Recorder - 11/20/2014 12:46:27 PM
Rubber associations from Thailand to Cambodia have this year urged producers not to sell the commodity below a minimum price of $1.50 per kg, while top producer and exporter Thailand later approved a subsidy plan worth around $1.8 billion to support farmers.

Gloomy outlook for Malaysia as oil, commodity prices plunge, says WSJ

Yahoo News Malaysia - 11/18/2014 1:24:37 PM
The negative effects of plummeting oil commodity prices has had a severe impact on Malaysia's growth prospects and government revenues, the Wall Street Journal reported today. The heavy reliance on the export of oil, palm oil and rubber for the nation's ...

Falling commodity prices hammer Malaysia

Market Watch - 11/17/2014 9:11:05 PM
... are commodity importers and are set to benefit from the decline in global commodity prices through lower inflation, Malaysia relies on exports of oil, palm oil and rubber. Investors pulled $2.5 billion out of Malaysian stocks and bonds in the last ...

Rubber has resistance at Rs 11700/11860: Geojit

Money Control - 11/18/2014 7:48:10 AM
natural rubber prices slumped in the major international market as weak economic indicators from China intensified apprehensions over demand. SHFE rubber futures slumped more than four per cent while on TOCOM the commodity slipped about two per cent ...

Rubber has biggest weekly drop in seven as producers disappoint

Azer News - 11/21/2014 10:43:34 AM
Rubber futures in Tokyo had the biggest weekly drop in seven weeks as a producer meeting ended without yielding details on how much and when they would cut exports to shore up prices. The contract for April delivery on the Tokyo Commodity Exchange fell 2.1 ...

Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand plan market for better rubber price

Asiaone Business - 11/20/2014 11:09:13 PM
Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas ... current stock levels and the recent rubber price trend. The ITRC Ministerial Committee Meeting, which was chaired by Uggah, was attended by Indonesia's Trade Minister Rachmat ...

Stretched rubber farmers may now turn to Nutmeg

Economic Times - 11/13/2014 5:59:34 AM
KOCHI: Will the persistent low price of natural rubber prompt more farmers in Kerala to take up cultivation of nutmeg? The farming of nutmeg, which is fetching good prices, has steadily grown even as the acreage of pepper and cardamom—the two major ...