ASEAN Rubber Business Council (ARBC) Meeting Hosted by Vietnam Rubber Association (VRA) On 9 December 2017 in Da Nang City, Vietnam

In conjunction with the Vietnam Rubber Association (VRA) Annual Dinner that was held on 8th December 2017, the ASEAN Rubber Business Council (ARBC) had organized the 19th Meeting of the Economics and Statistics Committee on 9th December 2017 at Furama Resort Da Nang. Among the important matters discussed in the ARBC meeting were natural rubber (NR) statistics, FOB NR prices, market outlook, current issues on the international rubber trade as well as proposed ARBC activities in 2018.

Hosted by VRA, the meeting were attended by representatives from association members of ARBC such as The Association for Rubber Development of Cambodia (ARDC), Rubber Association of Indonesia (GAPKINDO), Thai Rubber Association (TRA), Malaysian Rubber Exchange (MRE)/Federation of the Rubber Trade Association of Malaysia (FRTAM), Rubber Trade Association of Singapore (RTAS) and Vietnam Rubber Association (VRA).

The 19th Meeting of the Economics & Statistics Committee was chaired by Mr. Vo Hoang An, Secretary General of Vietnam Rubber Association (VRA). Accompanying him is Secretary General of ARBC, Mr. Ang Chai Seng.

The 19th Meeting of the Economics & Statistics Committee was attended by members associations consisting of Thailand Rubber Association (TRA), Vietnam Rubber Association (VRA), Association for Rubber Development of Cambodia (ARDC), Rubber Trade Association of Singapore (RTAS), The Indonesian Rubber Producers Association (GAPKINDO) and Malaysian Rubber Exchange (MRE)/ Federal Rubber Trade Association of Malaysia (FRTAM).

Members of Delegations of ARBC.