Analysis: NR pricing takes one step forward, two steps back

London – Far East natural rubber traders painted a mixed picture in the August, with signs of improvement in Chinese markets overshadowed by some fairly sharp declines elsewhere.

On the Shanghai Futures Exchange, prices for the most heavily traded future RU1701 (January 2017), finished up at Yuan 12,392/tonne for the trading week ended 2 Sept. This was 1.6 percent above the level recorded for the last trading week of July (to 29 July).

On the Tokyo Commodity Exchange, back-month prices for TOCOM reference material RSS3 were at…

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