This Article is From Jul 05, 2016

India's Rubber Imports Drop Over 4% In May

India's Rubber Imports Drop Over 4% In May
Mumbai: India's natural rubber imports in May dropped 4.1 per cent from a year ago to 35,445 tonnes as production rose, state-run Rubber Board said in a statement on Tuesday.

The country's output in the month rose 2.2 per cent to 46,000 tonnes, while consumption jumped 4 per cent to 85,000 tonnes, it said.

India imports natural rubber mainly from Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand.
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