GAPKINDO Emphasized that Sustainable Rubber must pay  more attention on smallholder’s economy

GAPKINDO Emphasized that Sustainable Rubber must pay more attention on smallholder’s economy

The initiative of several tire factories in the world to make natural rubber sustainable through the Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber was questioned by GAPKINDO (Rubber Association of Indonesia). In that letter to the Director of GPSNR, Stefano Safi, former director of the RSPO, GAPKINDO, stated how rubber's future can be sustainable amidst deteriorating economic conditions. Restrictions in many countries have affected tire manufacturers as well. They postponed the...