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TOCOM hits 1-month high on oil price gain

Business Recorder - 12/22/2014 5:30:37 PM
helped by gains in oil prices and on a weaker yen, but trade was light ahead of a Japanese holiday on Tuesday and with many investors away for Christmas holidays, dealers said. The new Tokyo Commodity Exchange rubber benchmark for June delivery rose 2.1 ...

India Tyre cos to save Rubber farmers; agree for 25% hike in purchase price

Commodity Online - 12/19/2014 4:12:27 AM
KOCHI, INDIA(Commodity Online): The crucial meet between Kerala government and top tyre players bore fruit on Thursday as the companies agreed to increase the purchase price up by 25 percent. The top tyre companies agreed to purchase rubber at a rate which ...

Rubber growers affected by increase in imports: Nirmala Sitharaman

Economic Times - 12/18/2014 7:48:23 AM
"There is absolute no real time data in India on commodities which (are) exported from India...I was astonished that if I were to go back to provide some kind of a relief to the small rubber growers who are really under depressed price environment (how ...

Amid gloom, some commodities show mettle

The Hindu Business Line - 12/21/2014 4:05:54 PM
The year 2014 has been a forgettable one for most commodities with many such as crude oil, copper, steel, rubber and cotton seeing their prices head relentlessly south. China cutting back on commodity imports, Europe and Japan slipping again on growth ...

Rubber has support at Rs 11650/11540: Geofin Comtrade

Money Control - 12/22/2014 2:53:08 PM
TOCOM rubber futures gained more than one per cent bolstered by advances in crude oil prices and weakening yen. SHFE and AFET rubber futures inched up as well. RUBBER Jan NMCE Prices were held near the falling trend line resistance of 12290 and a ...

RUBBER-Tokyo futures prices after evening session for Dec 19

Yahoo Singapore Finance - 12/19/2014 4:01:07 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 ...

Additional Incentives For Rubber Tappers, Smallholders Being Drafted

Bernama - 12/15/2014 1:35:32 PM
PUTRAJAYA, Dec 15 (Bernama) -- Some additional incentives are being drafted to help around 368,000 rubber tappers and smallholders face a slump in the commodity's price and enable to continue producing rubber. Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk ...

Obama just can’t win on oil prices

The Jackson Sun - 12/22/2014 4:44:41 AM
Oil, like political punditry, is a commodity, traded freely on the open market ... gas makes as much sense as thinking he is somehow responsible for the price of cocoa, gold and rubber. It’s the same logic that convinced primitive cultures that thunder ...

Efforts to halt declining rubber prices intensify

freemalaysiatoday.com - 12/13/2014 11:32:03 PM
ALOR GAJAH: Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand are intensifying their efforts to help stop the decline in world rubber prices which is affecting their economies and planters. Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister, Amar Douglas Uggah Embas ...

Thai rubber farmers defy martial law to seek price support

Channel News Asia - 12/9/2014 8:27:42 AM
BANGKOK: Thai rubber farmers defied a law banning political gatherings Tuesday (Dec 9) as the industry reels from record low prices and tests the junta's resolve to end the kingdom's subsidy culture. Dozens of farmers gathered in the southern town of Surat ...

Thailand To Fund Subsidy To Support Rubber Growers

Spy Ghana - 12/22/2014 8:12:16 AM
The commodity is Thailand’s largest single agricultural export ... are looking to invest in processing plants in Thailand, which may help encourage a rubber price hike. China is looking at Thailand, as well as Myanmar and Indonesia, as sites for possible ...

Rubber price: Malaysia teams up with Indonesia, Thailand

malaysiasun.com - 12/14/2014 10:09:08 AM
Printer Friendly ALOR GAJAH: Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand are intensifying their efforts to help stop the decline in world rubber price which is affecting their economies and planters. Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Amar Douglas ...

Chandy, VS to meet Modi over rubber price

Kaumudi Online - 12/17/2014 3:39:02 AM
It is a matter of protest that the Central Government has not taken into consideration the persistent request of the State to include rubber as a farming commodity ... The rubber price has fallen from RS 240 to RS 109. As this is causing huge loss rubber ...

Thai rubber farmers to take to the streets as prices slump

The Business Times - 12/8/2014 9:50:36 PM
THAI rubber farmers plan protests to force the military government to provide more support for rubber prices and will take to the streets this week in defiance of martial law, a spokesman for farmers' groups said on Monday.

Traders welcome 'Rubber Fund' as good step to push up prices

THE NATION - 12/12/2014 4:59:32 PM
Meanwhile, Finance Minister Sommai Phasee conceded that the government's financial aid to rubber farmers was slower than expected because of a multiple-stage process in a bid to prevent corruption. Currently, the price of rubber ranges between Bt36 and ...