The Tokyo Commodity Exchange rubber contract for April delivery finished 3.3 yen higher at 201.9 yen (US$1.78) per kg, after three straight sessions of declines.
The most active rubber contract on the Shanghai futures exchange for January delivery rose 295 yuan to finish at 14,155 yuan (US$2,130) per tonne.
The front-month rubber contract on Singapore\’s SICOM exchange for December delivery last traded at 143 U.S. cents per kg, up 0.7 cents.
(US$1 = 113.4300 yen)
(US$1 = 6.6444 Chinese yuan)