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Who We are

Kanam Latex Industries Pvt. Ltd. is India’s leading manufacturer of Surgical and Examination gloves. Established in 1986, the latex gloves factory has an installed capacity of over 560 million Pairs of gloves per year, manufacturing pre-powdered and powder-free surgical and examination gloves. Besides being the market leader in India, we also export worldwide.

Today, Kanam’s gloves are synonymous with Quality Gloves of the highest standards and enjoys status as market leaders in India. In addition to this, exporting is also done worldwide. U.S.A., SOUTH AMERICA, EUROPEAN UNION (GERMANY, HOLLAND, DENMARK, POLAND, GREECE, ITALY, SPAIN, BELGIUM ETC.), AFRICA, MIDDLE EAST AND SOUTH EAST ASIA are some of the common destinations.

An impeccable pair of gloves, a protective second skin that gives the wearer an extra sense of safety and comfort – This is precisely what the company offers, achieved through its total commitment to quality. Stringent Quality Standards have earned the company the prestigious ISO 9001-2015 Certificate with additional requirements of ISO 13485, CE Certification, Registration with U.S.F.D.A ( 510K) and ISI Certification


History of Kanam


Company Incorparated

Kanam Latex Industries Pvt. Ltd.

Kottayam, Kerala


1st Factory

The Company’s first Latex Gloves Factory with a capacity of 4.5 Million pairs per annum commissioned in 1987. The First dip line Installed at Industrial Estate.

Konam, Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu


2nd Factory

The Factory at Peruvilai Incorporating advanced technology and higher capacity was commissioned in 1995.

Peruvilai, Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu


3rd Factory

To meet the ever-increasing demand of the product another new plant with the latest technology was set up in Ananthanadarkudy.

Ananthanadarkudy unit, Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu