The Rubber Board in association with Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC) is organizing a two-day national conference on rubber products manufacturing at Rubber Research Institute of India (RRII) from July 28-29. The theme of the conference is Rubber Products Manufacturing: Synergizing Competencies. The conference is aimed at offering updates on new developments in processing, product innovations, chemicals etc. Opportunities and issues of new entrepreneurs in rubber industry will be debated in the panel discussions. The experiences of rubber products manufacturers will be shared at the conference which will also discuss the impact of GST and ASEAN Agreement on rubber industry. RRII, the R&D wing of Rubber Board conducts research on all aspects of natural rubber production, processing and product manufacturing.