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Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the 10th edition of the India Rubber Expo 2019 in Mumbai

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the 10th edition of the India Rubber Expo 2019 in Mumbai

Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the 10th edition of the India Rubber Expo - 2019 in Mumbai on 18 Jan.

The three-day event being held at the Bombay Exhibition Centre is one of the most anticipated events in the rubber industry’s calendar. 

A National Rubber Policy will soon be announced.

Rubber Production in India

Close to 28 million tons of rubber were produced in India (2013), of which approximately 44% was natural. 

Kerala accounts for more than 90 per cent of the total rubber production in the country. The total area under rubber cultivation in the state is 5.45 lakh hectares.

Rest of the natural rubber is produced in Tamil Nadu and North East states.

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