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RUBBER-Tokyo futures prices after evening session

Yahoo Finance - 10/1/2014 3:47:26 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 ...

As prices fall India to look into issues of Rubber farmers

Commodity Online - 9/27/2014 4:39:18 AM
KOCHI, INDIA(Commodity Online): Realising the alarming situation of rubber growers in India, the government has promised to address the issues soon. The government agreed to look into the farmers' demand to hike the import duty as prices have been ...

Rubber Slumps to ‘09 Low as Growers Seen Needing to Do More

Bloomberg - 10/2/2014 9:55:30 AM
Rubber sank to its lowest level in more than five years ... China’s manufacturing stayed subdued last month as an official gauge was unchanged. Prices on the Tokyo Commodity Exchange dropped as much as 1.4 percent today to 174 yen a kilogram ($1,604 ...

UPDATE 2-Indonesian rubber group tells members to set $1.50 per kg floor price

Reuters - 9/30/2014 4:17:15 PM
A trader in Thailand noted that rubber futures on the Singapore Commodity Exchange (Sicom) were already lower than the attempted floor price. "If you can buy from the futures market at $1.44, how can you tell your members not to sell below $1.50?"

Thailand, Malaysia support rubber floor price plan; futures slide

Reuters - 10/1/2014 6:36:15 AM
Previous efforts to shore up prices by the three Southeast Asian producers ... putting further pressure on the market. The benchmark March rubber contract on the Tokyo Commodity Exchange slumped more than 4 percent to as low as 175.5 yen ($1.599) per ...

European Rubber Journal

European Rubber Journal - 10/2/2014 10:02:39 AM
Tokyo – The Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM) average daily trading volume of rubber for September was up 29 percent on the previous month to 9,672 contracts. The trading activity did translate into higher prices for natural rubber, the Nikkei-TOCOM ...

Smit: Cut rubber trees to manage price

TA Type Press - 9/23/2014 4:32:43 PM
and former chairman of Rubber Board, India said steps are being taken to stabilise commodity prices, but it is equally important to raise the income of smallholders. Vinayaraghavan said the Price Stabilisation Fund of the India Government has failed to ...

Indonesian rubber group wants to set US$1.50 per kg floor price

The Malaysian Insider - 9/30/2014 11:09:27 AM
A trader in Thailand noted that rubber futures on the Singapore Commodity Exchange (Sicom) were lower than the attempted floor price. "If you can buy from the futures market at US$1.44, how can you tell your members not to sell below US$1.50?" asked the ...

THAILAND: Rubber farmers cancel planned protest after govt measures

Dr. Gupta Verlag - 10/2/2014 10:38:27 AM
Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-ocha on 19 Sept. 2014 claimed success in curbing a planned protest by rubber farmers in the South, after pledging to raise the minimum price of the commodity to Bt50 per kilogram, which is the current global rate.

Rubber: Prices Mostly Lower

The Malaysian Digest - 9/29/2014 5:01:23 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian rubber prices ended mostly lower yesterday, in line with the decline in benchmark Tokyo Commodity Exchange and Shanghai Futures Exchange. A dealer said the downtrend was due to the negative sentiment following a report that ...

Commodity prices roiled by stronger dollar, China

Business Recorder - 9/19/2014 9:38:06 PM
A stronger greenback makes dollar-priced gold and commodities more expensive for buyers using ... Robusta for November declined $1,950 a tonne from $1,988 a week earlier. RUBBER: Kuala Lumpur prices eased. The Malaysian Rubber Board's benchmark SMR20 ...

With declining rubber prices, what will rubber farmers do in Thailand?

Asian Correspondent - 10/2/2014 3:21:47 AM
... 3 percent lower on Friday due to poor demand for commodities in China. Tokyo rubber futures for February delivery were down 0.1 yen at 189.1 yen per kg by 0651 GMT, near a five-year low. The price of Thai unsmoked rubber sheet (USS3), which farmers ...

RUBBER-TOCOM rubber hits 5-year low on Chinese data, weak oil prices

Reuters - 9/24/2014 7:20:21 AM
BANGKOK, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Tokyo rubber futures hit a fresh 5-year low on Wednesday on persistent fears of weak demand from China and falling oil prices, dealers said. The Tokyo Commodity Exchange rubber contract for February delivery slipped 0.1 yen to ...