Malaysian rubber glove makers see stocks rally on coronavirus pandemic sales

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Rubber glove makers have been stand-out performers on Malaysia’s stock market as the coronavirus pandemic drives unprecedented growth in sales and profits for the sector. Market analysts predict that the astonishing rally in shares for companies that make gloves is likely to extend further, since demand is likely to remain strong as long as the Covid-19 pandemic continues.

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