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August 21, 2021
By CNBC Jul 9, 2021 The global economy now faces a rubber shortage because of multiple supply chain disruptions. “We could be on the cusp of a r...
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May 8, 2021
By Gabrielle Coppola and Randy Thanthong-Knight April 13, 2021, 4:00 AM PDT Updated on April 13, 2021, 7:48 AM PDT As supply chain challenges pile up,...
Climate change, capitalism and disease are threatening to strike a mortal blow to the world’s rubber trees.20210312045510
Climate change, capitalism and disease are threatening to strike a mortal blow to the world’s rubber trees.
March 12, 2021
By Frank Swain8th March 2021 Do we need to find alternative sources of rubber before it’s too late? Natural rubber is a uniquely tough, flexible...