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The Malaysian Rubber Council (MRC) , formerly known as Malaysian Rubber Export Promotion Council, was incorporated on 14 April 2000 under the Companies Act 1965 as a company limited by guarantee under the Ministry of Plantation and Commodities (MPC).


MRC is governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the Ministry of Plantation and Commodities (MPC). MRC is tasked with undertaking market promotion of quality Malaysian rubber and rubber products in world markets. MRC has overseas offices in the US, China, India, Europe and the Middle East.

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MRC to Lead Malaysian Manufacturers in the Largest Healthcare Expo in Middle East

The 2023 edition of Arab Health will return to the Dubai World Trade Centre from 30 January – 2 February 2023 with the theme, 'Innovation and Sustainability in Healthcare'. Arab Health is the largest healthcare exhibition in the Middle East that brings together key stakeholders to collaborate and make healthcare a more sustainable and positive impact industry through sustainable and innovative solutions. This year event is expected to receive over 3,000 exhibitors from 70 countries and 51,090 live visitors. MRC will be leading 17 rubber medical device manufacturers and exporters from Malaysia under the MRC Malaysia Pavilion.

In conjunction with this participation, MRC will also arrange a transformative talk entitled “Malaysia Glove Manufacturers: Global Leaders in Innovative and Sustainable Rubber Gloves” to be presented by Dr Supramaniam, president of Malaysian Rubber Glove Manufacturers Association (MARGMA). All importers, distributors, manufacturers, traders, agents and professional personnel from the healthcare sector are invited to attend the talk session on 30 January 2023, 3 pm at the Transformation Zone. The Transformation Zone is an area dedicated to all innovations in healthcare highlighted during the exhibition.

Come and join our transformative talk session and visit MRC Malaysia Pavilion at Trade Centre Arena, Booth SA.L19 at the Dubai World Trade Centre to source for a wide range of high-quality rubber medical devices from Malaysia at Arab Health 2023!

MRC to Lead Malaysian Manufacturers in the Largest Healthcare Expo in Middle East

MRC to Lead Malaysian Manufacturers in the Largest Healthcare Expo in Middle East

17
Jan,2023

MRC Organises Educational Seminar on High-Damping Natural Rubber Bearings as part of Specialised Mission to Turkey for Engineered Rubber Products

MRC has successfully organised a Specialised Mission to Turkey from 26 November - 1 December 2022. The mission held in Istanbul was led by Mr Nor Hizwan Ahmad, CEO of MRC and participated by Malaysian engineered rubber products manufacturer, Doshin Rubber Product. As part of the mission, the delegates met with two international construction companies in Turkey, namely Dogus Insaat and Alsim Alarko. The delegates gained a better understanding of the engineering and construction industry in Turkey and explored potential collaboration with the companies. An educational seminar with the theme of "Risk Mitigation Against Earthquakes Through High Damping Technology" was also held at the Intercontinental Istanbul Hotel. The seminar was supported by two leading organizations in the field of seismic and civil engineering, namely the Turkish Association for Seismic Isolation (TASI) and Istanbul Technical University (ITU). The seminar was attended by 76 participants that comprised of consultants, engineers, and engineering academia. The Consul General of Malaysia in Istanbul, Mr Tengku Mohd Dzaraif Raja Abdul Kadir also attended and delivered a speech during the seminar. A total of four papers were presented with topics focusing on Seismic Isolation Applications, Seismic Isolation with Rubber Isolators for Protection of Civil Engineering Structures, Earthquake Ground Motion for Seismic Isolated Structures, and Performance of High-Damping Rubber Bearings for Seismic Isolation of Residential Buildings in Turkey. MRC also arranged business matching sessions between the Malaysian manufacturer and potential buyers after the seminar.


MRC Organises Educational Seminar on High-Damping Natural Rubber Bearings as part of Specialised Mission to Turkey for Engineered Rubber Products

MRC Organises Educational Seminar on High-Damping Natural Rubber Bearings as part of Specialised Mission to Turkey for Engineered Rubber Products

09
Dec,2022

MRC Promotes Rubber Medical Devices at the World’s Premier Exhibition

MRC led four Malaysian rubber medical devices (RMD) manufacturers, namely Biomax, Duramitt, Nulatex and Takaso Rubber Products to participate in the world’s largest trade fair on medical devices, MEDICA. Besides MRC, there were a total of 30 Malaysian RMD companies participated on their own at the trade fair, which was held from 14 – 17 November 2022 in Düsseldorf, Germany. It has once again impressively underscored positive results from the previous year with more than 81,000 visitors from various sectors of the global healthcare industry. A total of 5,000 exhibitors from 70 nations offered a variety of innovations for modern outpatient and clinical care. A wide variety of Made in Malaysia RMD such as medical gloves, condoms and Foley catheters were showcased as well as prominent advertising were put up by MRC at several locations including at the entrance of the hall. This annual trade fair will open its curtain again next year from 13 – 16 November 2023.

MRC Officer Attending to Enquiry at MEDICA 2022
MRC Promotes Rubber Medical Devices at the World’s Premier Exhibition

MRC Promotes Rubber Medical Devices at the World’s Premier Exhibition

02
Dec,2022

MRC Leads Malaysian Manufacturers to Explore Indonesian Market for Precured Treads

MRC successfully organized its first ever working visit on precured treads to Indonesia from 15-18 November 2022. Two Malaysian precured tread manufacturers, namely Kayel Rubber Products and Sun Rubber Industries participated in the visit. The delegation, led by Ms Angela Chan, Deputy Director of Marketing & Development, met with three Indonesian retreaders; Vulkanin Cikarang, Raja Ban Vulkanisir and PT Rubberman as well as the Indonesian retreaders' association, Asosiasi Pabrik Vulkanisir Ban Indonesia. The visit was arranged to explore potential collaborations and market opportunities for precured treads in Indonesia.


MRC Leads Malaysian Manufacturers to Explore Indonesian Market for Precured Treads

MRC Leads Malaysian Manufacturers to Explore Indonesian Market for Precured Treads

22
Nov,2022

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