ERJ staff report (DS)
London – Rubber prices moved slightly down overnight. On Tokyo’s Tocom Exchange, prices for the six-month contract eased by 4 yen to trade at just above yen 244 ($3.05) on Thursday 08 November. Shorter-dated prices also fell to close at yen 233 (from 238).
In Singapore, the April 2013 TSR20 contract on SGX was trading down 4 cents at $2.79 a few minutes before the close on Thursday evening; December 2012 prices were also trading down at around at $2.76 (from 2.78).