Natural Rubber production in the country set to exceed target
Thursday, March 30, 2017, 3:01 PM
The natural rubber production (NR) in India is all set to exceed the target of 6.54 lakh tonnes set by Rubber Board in 2016-17. The production climbed nearly 18% to 622,200 tonnes till February 2017 from a year ago. The consumption for the same period rose 4% to 942,695 tonnes. Despite it being a lean month, the production in February showed 54% increase.