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Rubber Board assistance for purchase of electronic weighing machines
Kottayam, 10 August2015
The Rubber Board gives financial assistance to the small scale rubber dealers, rubber marketing societies and the companies in the Rubber Producers’ Society (RPS) sector to purchase ISI certified electronic weighing machines.
The rubber dealers with a trading volume of not less than 10 tonnes and not above 500 tonnes, rubber marketing societies and trading companies in the RPS sector with a trading volume of not less than 10 tonnes in the last fiscal are eligible for financial assistance.
The assistance will be given for machines with weighing capacities of 300 and 500 kilogrames. The amount of assistance is 25 percent of the actual cost of the equipment or Rs. 5000/- and Rs.7000/- respectively, whichever is lower. The applicants should seek prior permission from the Rubber Board for the purchase. Financial assistance will be granted on the basis of ‘first come, first served’.
Applications along with details like rubber dealer licence number, address of the trading centre, phone number, volume of rubber traded in the last fiscal etc. may be forwarded to Deputy Director (Marketing), Market Promotion Department, Rubber Board, Kottayam – 686 009. The last date for receipt of application is 15 September 2015.