Hainan Rubber Group Working Visit to Malaysian Rubber Board

On 6th to 8th November 2017, a working visit was held by the Hainan Rubber Group to the Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB). MRB was represented by Dr Amir Hashim Md Yatim, Director of Technology and Engineering Division, Dr Faridah Hanim Ab Hanan, Director of Quality and Technical Services Division and Mr Ang Chai Seng, Director of Economic and Rubber Exchange Division. Also present were representatives from the Federation of Rubber Trade Association of Malaysia, Mr Tan Swee Hua and Ms Gong Suk Kin and Madam Sarimah Nasir from Felda Rubber Industries Sdn Bhd (FRI).

The objective of visit was on the technical and academic cooperation between the two parties, besides exchanging respective views and expertise in related fields, especially in rubber. This visit was also an opportunity to explore business prospects that can benefit both parties. Additionally, delegates were also keen to know about the processing practices in Malaysia and also the standards applied.

Apart from briefing and visits at the MRB International Rubber Product Exhibition Centre, the delegation also visited the Standard Malaysian Rubber (SMR) processing factory owned by FRI in Temerloh, Pahang, and the world's largest rubber glove maker, Top Glove Sdn Bhd in Klang.

Discussion session between Hainan Rubber Group, MRB and FRTAM

Dr Amir Hashim Md Yatim delivered a token pf appreciation to the Head of Delegation

Visit to FRI Rubber Processing Factory, Temerloh, Pahang

Mr. Hue Kon Fah, Executive Director of Manufacturing and Mr.Eric Soo Saw Ho, Executive Director of Property Investment & Business Development welcomed the delegation at the Top Glove Tower.