Japan looks to Myanmar for supply of raw rubber

Japan is providing state of the art technology to process raw rubber and boost local production in a bid to find a new supply for its tyre manufacturing industry. According to an MoU between the Myanmar Rubber Planters and Producers Association and Japanese manufacturers, Japan will provide technology to produce high-quality raw rubber from plantations […]

Myanmar earns US$ 102 million in rubber exports

Myanmar has earned more than US$ 102 million in raw rubber exports, up from US$ 94 million last year, according to the Ministry of Commerce. According to export earnings published for the period from April 1 to October 11 this year, more than 40,000 tons of raw rubber has been exported. However, the heavy monsoons […]