Government to develop rubber industry

Published by rudy Date posted on July 2, 2012

MANILA, Philippines – The government is looking to develop the country’s rubber industry to take advantage of an expected increase in the production of tires of its major market, a trade official said.

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Rubber production resurges in heart of Central Mindanao

Published by rudy Date posted on March 22, 2012

COTABATO CITY: Rows of rubber trees line the roads of Aleosan, North Cotabato, a farming community tucked into the heart of Central Mindanao particularly in North Cotabato.

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Expansion of rubber production pushed

Published by rudy Date posted on July 19, 2010

MANILA, Philippines—The Department of Agriculture’s high value commercial crops program (HVCC) seeks to expand rubber production and entice more foreign investors by opening up new areas in Palawan.

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DA targets 7.2% hike in rubber output this year

Published by rudy Date posted on September 23, 2009

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Agriculture (DA) expects domestic rubber production to increase by 7.2 percent this year to 440,600 tons, as a result of stepped-up efforts to make the Philippines a major player in the global market for this high-value commercial crop (HVCC).

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Slowing rubber sector imperils jobs, export

Published by rudy Date posted on May 29, 2009

A lawmaker warned that the country might soon face a shortage of about 20,000 to 30,000 tons of natural rubber annually as rate of replanting and new planting programs slows.

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DOF bats for creation of rubber authority

Published by rudy Date posted on May 20, 2009

The Department of Finance is pushing for a legislative measure that would create the Philippine Rubber Authority under the Office of the President, the National Tax Research Center (NTRC) said.

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