Sustainable Natural Rubber Initiative (SNR-i)

Mission and Objectives


The mission of the SNR-i is to establish the sustainability of the natural rubber value chain.


The objectives of the SNR-i are to secure a global sustainable natural rubber economy that delivers benefits across the whole of the natural rubber value chain, through:

  • Promoting the development of best sustainability practices in the natural rubber sector globally.
  • Supporting the improvement of natural rubber plantations’ productivity.
  • Enhancing natural rubber quality.
  • Supporting forest sustainability through the protection/conservation of protected areas.
  • Demonstrating appropriate water management
  • Demonstrating the highest respect for human and labour rights.