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Rubber trees are an essential resource for producing countries


 Economic importance,

  • Contribution to wealth by creating yearly income (contrary to season cultures)
  • An impact both agricultural and industrial
  • Involvement in rural development projects
  • Drive the development of infrastructures (road networks, electricity, etc.)

 

Social importance,

  • Job generator, support local communities in rural areas, fight against emigration
  • Training / schooling / health

 

Environmental importance: cultivation is environmentally friendly

  • Means to reforestation
  • Soil protection and fight against soil erosion
  • Comply with the Kyoto protocol (by substitution of synthetic rubber)
    • Save fossil fuel
    • Energy saving
    • Offset carbon
  • Low carbon footprint process of production (few or no pesticides and little need of fertilizer)