SRI LANKA: Lanka to host Global Rubber Conference for first time -- K Trade Fair


SRI LANKA: Lanka to host Global Rubber Conference for first time

Better known as GRC 2014, this high calibre conference is another not-to-be-missed platform for the various industry players in the rubber industry to gather to gain further insight on the major challenges and opportunities within the industry.

Global Rubber Conference 2014 themed "Sowing the Seeds for Sustainable Future"is expected to bring together over 500 experts and delegates including government officials, rubber producers and planters, traders, importers and exporters, manufacturers of rubber products, commodity and investment analysts, rubber machinery and equipment suppliers and their supporting industries representing over 25 countries.

They will converge at this event to discuss a wide spectrum of commercial and research and development, share experiences, get updated on the latest trend and technologies transformation at the same time strengthen friendship.

This Conference is supported by the International Rubber Research Development Board (IRRDB) and over 20 government agencies and associations globally. Presentations will be done by over 18 eminent guest speakers representing government agencies, rubber research bodies, rubber associations and commercial companies from over 10 countries on a range of topics.

Source: "Daily News”, Colombo; 29 Aug 2014
(Syed Rashid Ali, Karachi, Pakistan)