The Malaysian Rubber Council (MRC) was incorporated on 14 April 2000 under the Companies Act 1965 as a company limited by guarantee under the Ministry of Plantation and Commodities (KPK).
MRC is governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the Ministry of Plantation and Commodities (KPK). MRC is tasked with undertaking market promotion of quality Malaysian rubber and rubber products in world markets. MRC has overseas offices in the USA, China and India.
The USA office was set up in Washington DC in February 2001 and serves as a centre of information on Malaysian rubber and rubber products for the American public and end-users. In particular, it addresses American concerns regarding latex products, especially latex gloves, through the dissemination of balanced and accurate information.
MRC has set up its China office in Guangzhou in April 2016. This office support Malaysian rubber product exporters who wish to explore business opportunities in China.
MRC India was set up in Mumbai in May 2016 to facilitate the export of Malaysian rubber and rubber products as well as assists Malaysian companies to grow their business in India.
Malaysia as a leading exporter of quality and sustainably produced rubber products
GRITBeing resilient and adaptable to overcome challenges posed by global markets through own initiatives
EXCELLENCEBeing creative and consistent in delivering oustanding quality service to our stakeholders
TRUSTVigorously building mutually benefiting relationships through teamwork and cooperation
ASSERTIVENESSBeing firm and confident in paving the way to aggresively promote the export of Malaysian rubber products
HARMONYMaintaining the balance of openness, integrity and commitment to our Core Values, Vission and Mission