Trade & Distribution


World Production of Natural Rubber for 2012 is estimated to be 12.5 M Tonnes. Consumption is expected to be 13.5M Tonnes. Which will leave a deficit of 1M Tonnes. The US, China & Japan dominate the global rubber consumption by accounting for more than half of the world market & will continue to do so.

India's Natural Rubber production is estimated to be 1.00M Tonnes making it the 3rd largest Natural Rubber Producer in the World. Consumption for 2012 is expected to be 1.25M Tonnes which is further estimated to increase to 1.75M Tonnes by 2015. This will result in a deficit of 750,000 MT per annum.

Rubber in India is produced in Kerala State (South India) and Tripura(NE India). Kerala Accounts for 85% of India's production.

Natural Rubber

  • Sheet Rubber
  • Block Rubber
  • Latex
  • Creep Rubber
  • Manganese Ore
  • Pale Latex Creep

Synthetic Rubber

  • Styrene Butadiene Rubber
  • Polybutadiene Rubber
  • Nitrile Butadiene Rubber
  • Ethylene-propylene-diene Rubber
  • Chloroprene Rubber
  • Polyurethane Rubber
  • Rubber Chemicals