Our Milestones

Cool Timeline

1940
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1940

D. Hapangama & Co. begins rubber trading operations.
1987
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1987

Lalan Rubbers is established, and begins glove manufacturing operations.
1988
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1988

Latex centrifuging operation is established.
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1988 – 1991

Expansion of rubber glove manufacturing operations with three new glove production facilities.
1992
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1992

Household glove production facility established and begins operations.
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1992 – 1995

Expansion of rubber glove manufacturing operations to five facilities.
1996
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1996

Rubber band production plant begins operations.
1997
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1997

Sixth glove manufacturing facility begins operations.
1998
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1998 – 2000

Lalan diversifies into the contract manufacturing and printing operations.
2000
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2000

Latex centrifuging operations expanded with the addition of a second centrifuging plant.
2003
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2003

Acquisition of 17,000 acre rubber plantation.
2004
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2004 – 2006

Lalan further diversifies into engineering services, packaging, fabrics, leisure, and trading operations.
2007
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2007 – 2011

Lalan expands international operations through the acquisition of several international companies.
2012
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2012

Seamless knitted glove manufacturing facility adds to Lalan’s growing portfolio of products.
2013
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2013

Surgical glove manufacturing operations go online.
2014
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2014

Eighth and to-date the newest glove manufacturing plant begins operations.
2016
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2016

Lalan Brazil begins marketing operations in Brazil.
2017
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2017

Lalan Malaysia, along with a few more acquisitions, adds to the expanding international operations.