LONDON (Aug. 3, 2012)—Rubber prices around the world were mixed overnight. On Tokyo's Tocom Exchange, prices for the six-month contract was trading down by $2.90 on Aug. 3. Shorter-dated prices were marginally lower at just above $2.71 afternoon.
In Singapore, the February TSR20 contract on SGX was trading down 2 at $2.80. September prices eased by 5, trading around $2.76 in evening trading Aug. 3.
In India, NMCE said August prices closed unchanged at $3.18. September prices also closed level at just over Rs 176.
In China the Shanghai Futures Exchange contract for August closed up a fraction at $3.54 per kilo Aug. 3. September prices were slightly down.