Malaysia to boost rubber glove exports 14% this year

CK TAN, Nikkei staff writer

KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia hopes to export 12 billion ringgit ($3.8 billion) worth of rubber gloves in 2014, up 14% from last year, on rising awareness of health care. Lim Kwee Shyan, president of the Malaysian Rubber Glove Manufacturers Association, said Tuesday that the country has already achie...