Dec. 3 (Bloomberg) -- The cash rubber price in Thailand climbed to a record, rising 1.5 percent to 134.05 baht ($4.40) per kilogram today, according to the Rubber Research Institute of Thailand. Demand remains strong amid a supply shortage as rain persists in southern Thailand, the institute said. Thailand’s south accounts for 80 percent of total production.
To contact the reporter on this story: Supunnabul Suwannakij in Bangkok at email@example.com
To contact the editor responsible for this story: Jarrett Banks at firstname.lastname@example.org