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Hard rubber workers in Hainan

(People's Daily Online)

08:12, May 08, 2012

(chinapic.people.com.cn)

Edited and Translated by Liang Jun, People's Daily Online

Rubber is an important industrial and agricultural production of raw material, and Hainan remains China’s largest rubber producer. However, rubber workers in Hainan still use primitive tools to notch bark and gather rubber into small vessels under each tree. In the harvest season, rubber workers have to work starting from one o’clock in the morning to late in the morning.

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