A Study on Rubber Plantation with Special Reference to Marangattupilly Panchayath, Kottayam

Document Type : Primary Research paper


1 Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Kristu Jayanti College, Bengaluru – 77

2 Faculty, Department of Commerce, Kristu Jayanti College, Bengaluru – 77


Rubber consider as the most helpful material in the world dependent on its wide scope of utilization in our regular day to day existence. Normal Rubber comes from the juice of the Rubber tree. Engineered Rubber is produced using synthetics. Rubber was initially named Cahuchu implies sobbing wood. Joseph Priestly is the man behind the utilization of Rubber.
The Rubber tree is an enormous woody quickly developing enduring plant normally filled in the tropical locale. Dominant part of Rubber developing territory in India is kept to a thin belt on the Western Ghats. Moderate and equitably disseminated precipitation of around 2000 mm to 4000 mm in a year, with a warm tropical temperature of about 21°C to 35"C, a warm moist environment, and marginally acidic laterite soil are great elements for Rubber development. Kanyakumari District of Tamilnadu, Kerala and South Kanara District of Karnataka are the conventional belts of Rubber development in lndia.