Scientex Incorporated Berhad (SIB, MYX: 4731) was established in 1968 as Scientific Textile Industries Sendirian Berhad and pioneered the manufacturing of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) leather cloth and sheeting. It is the largest producer of stretch films in Asia. Stretch films are thin plastic films used for packaging and are replacing carton boxes which are bulkier and less flexible.
SIB has successfully diversified its activities into other industries. In addition to the manufacturing of PVC leather cloth and sheeting products, it also involves in the manufacturing and distribution of automotive components and industrial packaging products.
SIB have also foray into property development with project development such as Taman Scientex Pasir Gudang, E’Roca Hills, Taman Mutiara Mas and Taman Scientex Senai.