Carbon black shortage ‘crippling’ India’s rubber industry

New Delhi – A shortage of carbon black supply in India is causing a crisis in the Indian rubber industry, particularly the non-tire rubber segment, according to the All India Rubber Industries Association (AIRIA).

In a 19 March statement, AIRIA, an industry body of non-tire rubber products manufacturers, said the acute shortage of the key raw material had led to “shutting down of a large number of small and medium sized manufacturing units across the nation.”

AIRIA has therefore appealed to the Indian government to support small…

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