Today I am going to talk about the impact of low natural rubber prices. I make no apology for this column – it is something I feel strongly about. On one level it is a simple topic, but at another, immensely complex, covering global geo-politics; the rural poor in the developing world and, of course, tires.
Natural rubber (NR) is a traded commodity, like oil, or gold or pork bellies. The... Read more
by: David Shaw
Published: November 4, 2014
Tags: Tire Industry, Corporate Sustainability, Rubber