Breadcrumb Home News Latex Expansion Apcotex to expand nitrile latex production in India As demand for nitrile latex products grows, one rubber supplier in India is adapting capacity. Suppliers Automated rubber-tapping system can increase yields The automation and monitoring system can improve yield by up to 300 percent over manual tapping while significantly reducing injury risks to workers, the company said. Latex China gearing up for 'large-scale' NR purchasing COVID-19 is impacting global natural rubber production and consumption, just as China's surplus dwindles and the country gears up for "large-scale" imports. Government - Legal Top Glove allowed to resume exports to U.S. The Malaysian company got clearance from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency. Coronavirus Push for U.S.-made PPE may be temporary With COVID-19, demand for U.S.-made PPE surged. Industry insiders wonder if that demand could wane, even with a threat of other pandemics. Expansion Texas Medical constructing glove plant in Texas Recently formed iNitrile, a subsidiary of Texas Medical Technology, has joined the small but growing ranks of companies that will produce nitrile gloves in the U.S. News Hartalega expects rubber glove prices to drop When will average selling prices for rubber gloves normalize? Hartalega Holdings has an idea. Expansion Nephron continues mission to locate PPE production in U.S. Nephron Pharmaceuticals' latest expansion project is the launch of a new business called Nephron Nitrile. Expansion Sri Trang signs U.S. glove supply deal ahead of North America expansion Thai gloves maker Sri Trang has signed a supply deal for "chemo-rated" nitrile exam gloves in the U.S. 50th Anniversary A look at the rubber industry in the 2000s A look at the most important events from the rubber industry during the 2000s. Load More SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTERS Daily Newsmail Breaking News Rubber in Automotive Silicone News Latex News Most Read Stories Data Store K Show News RN Events RN Webinars and Livestreams EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please verify captcha. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe.