(Adds more on China's trade, new plantations in Laos) By Ho Binh Minh HO CHI MINH CITY, May 31 (Reuters) - Vietnam, the world's fourth-largest rubber exporter, will produce up to 550,000 tonnes of dry latex this year, a rise of 7.8 percent from last year, an industry official said on Wednesday. Last year, Vietnam produced 510,000 tonnes of dry latex, the raw material extracted from rubber trees for use in making rubber products such as tyres and tubes for cars. Vietnam ranks behind ...
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