Indonesia’s Rubber Production to Drop 15% in 2019 Due to Disease

24 July 2019, Reuters Indonesia’s natural rubber output is expected to drop 15% in 2019 compared to 2018’s production of 3.76 million tonnes due to a fungal disease, a senior agricultural ministry official said on Wednesday. “The (disease causing) fungus has attacked around 381,900 hectares (of plantations) and is predicted to spread further,” said Kasdi […]