Stand-out comments, developments and performances this week in the international rubber industry
New standalone category created for smallholders to offer equal role in decision making
Contract follows existing low-rate production agreement for the head protection system
For the near term, natural rubber prices are expected to remain "steady"
Sales rebounded steadily from a heavily depressed level in April, according to US company
Grouping of 40 organisations calls for a 12-month delay to implementation of database
UK analyst group warns that sustaining the rebound will be difficult