ERJ staff report (DS)
London - Rubber prices were generally higher after the May Day holidays, although Tokyo prices eased slightly. Tokyo's Tocom Exchange, prices for the six-month contract closed level at yen 314 ($3.91) on Wednesday 02 May. Shorter-dated prices eased to finish just below yen 300 at the close on Wednesday evening.
In Singapore, the TSR20 contract on SGX was trading up 4 at $3.69 for October deliveries in late trading on Wednesday, November deliveries were at $3.70, while May deliveries were also up about 4 at about $3.68 in trading during the evening session.
In India, NMCE said May deliveries closed down Rs 2 at Rs 193 ($3.65).
In China the Shanghai Futures Exchange contract for May closed up by a fraction of a yuan at Yuan 28.3 ($4.49) per kilo on Wednesday.
This is an external link and should open in a new window. If the window does not appear, please check your pop-up blocking software. ERJ
is not responsible for the content of external sites.
Rubber prices on Tocom (Tokyo)
Prices on SGX (Singapore) (select rubber in the drop-down listing)
Rubber prices on NMCE (India)
Rubber prices on SFE (Shanghai)
Market Watch (23 - 27 April 2012) from IRCo
Daily report on Natural Rubber: 02 May 2012 from Geojit Comtrade Limited (India)
International Rubber Prices 02 May 2012 from Geojit Comtrade Limited (India)
VNB Blog (Vietnam)
Reuters via Yahoo Finance (Singapore)
Rubber Gains to Three-Week High as U.S. Data Lift Demand Outlook Bloomberg (Tokyo)
Tokyo rubber futures at three-week high Business Recorder (Pakistan / Tokyo)