Malaysia is the world’s largest producer of rubber. As such, rubber products from Malaysia are constantly demanded. Companies like Top Glove has been very significant in this area as well as Supermax Corporation Berhad. This is one company which has performed extremely well since it started out and is a public listed company in the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia under stock code 7106.
Supermax latex gloves
The company was founded by Stanley Thai Kim Sim back in 1987. Then, it was a trader and exporter of latex gloves from Malaysia. 2 years after that, it moved on to the manufacturing of latex gloves and has since grown to become the second largest producer of rubber gloves in the world. Today, it has markets in countries around the world with a very strong presence in large economies like:
- United States
Supermax benefits from the raw material in Malaysia. It competes with some of the top brands in the world including Ansell, Kimberly-Clark and Microflex but has maintained its position as the second largest producer globally which strengthens its brand and reputation among its customers which include a lot from the medicine and pharmaceutical industries.