Consider the following statements about Rubber Production in India:
- India is the largest producer as well as largest consumer of natural rubber in the world
- Kerala is the largest natural rubber producing state in India
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
First statement is incorrect because India is the world’s second-biggest consumer of natural rubber and the world’s fifth-biggest rubber producer. Second statement is correct because Kerala accounts for 80% production of natural rubber in India.
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