Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries

7th Floor, Bangunan Getah Asli (Menara)
148, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
T: +603-2161 1900     F: +603-2161 3014     E: secretariat@anrpc.org
7th Floor, Bangunan Getah Asli (Menara)
148, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
T: +603-2161 1900 F: +603-2161 3014 E: secretariat@anrpc.org

History

 
Date of Accession

The Constitution of the ANRPC came into force on 8 April 1970*, the date on which at least four Governments of countries producing natural rubber deposited instruments as approved, acceptance or accession. The date of accession of each Member is given below:
1. Government of Sri Lanka 12 September 1968
2. Government of Indonesia 17 June 1969
3. Government of Thailand 9 January 1970
4. Government of Malaysia 8 April 1970
5. Government of Vietnam 14 May 1970*
(Withdrew the membership on 5 January 1984, but rejoined on 10 October 1996)
6. Government of Singapore 5 June 1975
7. Government of India 11 August 1975
8. Government of Papua New Guinea 6 November 1975
9. Government of China 25 June 2007
10. Government of Cambodia 9 September 2009
11. Government of the Philippines 26 April 2010
(* The first Session of the Assembly was held from 14 - 16 October 1970)
List of Secretaries-General

Photo Name Nominated Government Period
Mr. Jamil bin Mohd Jan Malaysia 1970-1973
Dr. Moeljono Partosoedarso Indonesia 1973-1977
Dr. Sumardi Reksopoetranto Indonesia 1978-1980
Mr. B. K. Abeyaratne Sri Lanka 1980-1982
Dr. Pimol Chitman Thailand 1982-1985
Mr. Ahmad Hassan Osman Malaysia 1985-1988
Dr. Abdul Madjid Indonesia 1989-1992
Mr. Sucharit Promdej Thailand 1992-1995
Mdm. J. Lalithambika, I. A.S. India 1995-1998
Mr. Gnoh Chong Hock Singapore 1998-2001
Mr. G. W. S. K. De Silva Sri Lanka 2001-2004
Mr. Phillip T. Pondikou Papua New Guinea 2004-2007
Mdm. Suchada Varaphornn Thailand 2007-2008
Prof. Dr. Djoko Said Damardjati Indonesia 2008 - 2011
Dato' Dr. Kamarul Baharain Basir Malaysia 2011 - 2014
Madam Sheela Thomas I.A.S India 2014-present
Sessions of Assembly, Meetings of Executive Committee, Seminars and Conferences

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