About Us

The future of gloves in our hands

About Us

We started as a single-line operation back in 1988, and now have evolved to a company that has singlehandedly revolutionised glove-making.


Growing Global
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Growing Global with Innovation & Quality

Hartalega was the inventor of the world’s first lightweight Nitrile glove in 2005, which caused a demand shift from latex to nitrile gloves all over the globe. Needless to say, we are now the largest producer of nitrile gloves in the world, capable of manufacturing 34 billion gloves a year and will progressively expand to 44.6 billion gloves in 2020.

Yet all this would not have been possible without our deep-rooted commitment towards innovation, which has incepted advanced, proprietary manufacturing technologies that is unrivalled to this day.

Hartalega’s continued technological innovations help ensure our gloves are manufactured with equal emphasis on efficiency and quality; a key reason why we are trusted as the OEM manufacturer for some of the world’s biggest brands.

Our workforce of 7,800 people across 8 dedicated manufacturing facilities has also done us proud. Hartalega has gone on to win many prestigious accolades, including recognitions from Forbes Asia, KPMG and Asia Money.

As we expand globally, Hartalega will continue to be coveted as the preferred choice in gloves.

  • Establishing a firm foundation as an unparalleled manufacturer, we are constantly learning, by utilizing our industry experiences and keeping at the forefront of the manufacturing processes and techniques.

  • Constantly growing and becoming thought leaders in our field, our global reach is on the rise with our game-changing approach to the ever-changing landscape of the industry.

  • the Beginning

    Hartalega was founded in 1988 with a vision to produce the finest quality gloves, setting an industry standard across the globe.

    Incorporating innovation and reliability are key principles that are instilled during the manufacturing process.

  • Our unique logo encapsulates how far we have come in recent years, representing the new global markets in which we are currently establishing a growing presence, while continually revolutionizing glove-making, with unrivalled proprietary manufacturing technologies.