An interview with Maximilian Breidenstein, Managing Partner, TIMBERFARM GmbH. IRSG: What directions has TIMBERFARM taken since the 1960’s? Maximilian Breidenstein: TIMBERFARM is an international commodity and investment management group focusing on natural rubber and rubber wood founded and based in Düsseldorf. The entrepreneurial family Breidenstein was the founder of the tire trade and the rubber... Continue Reading →
Women play an important role in the whole rubber value chain from nurturing, harvesting, processing, trading and manufacturing. Along with the celebration of International Rubber Study Group (IRSG) 75th Anniversary, IRSG is organising a photo competition to pay tribute to women's contribution in the rubber industry.
Diogo Esperante is Executive Director of APABOR the NR Farmers and Processors Association of São Paulo/Brazil. He is responsible for the Statistical Monitoring Program of the National Association of Natural Rubber Producers in Brazil (ABRABOR). Post graduated in Project Management and have been active in the Brazilian NR industry for the past 10 years. For... Continue Reading →
Namazie International Pte Ltd is a Panel Associate Member of the International Rubber Study Group (IRSG). Since its establishment in 1955, Namazie International has grown to become one of the world’s leading privately owned natural rubber traders and supply chain managers with deep and wide knowledge of the industry. It is headquartered in Singapore with... Continue Reading →