THAILAND: Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives to fix rubber prices problem

The Permanent Secretary of the MOAC has reworked the whole system of rubber development which includes 2 measures 9 processes and 12 projects such as agricultural financing for processed rubber, production control, removal of impractical rubber trees and growing trees from better seeds instead.

Moreover, the ministry supports encouraging rubber farmers to use their resources more productively and adopt the tools of technology to reduce production costs, to help harvesting the product, develop production processes, and promote a product transformation.

Source: "National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT)", Bangkok; 11 Sept 2014
(Syed Rashid Ali, Karachi, Pakistan)