Sofap Ltd is the largest coatings manufacturer in Mauritius promoting the brands Permoglaze on the local market and Proluxe Coatings for exports. Sofap Ltd is an ISO 9001-2000 certified company since February 2003.
Located on the island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean, Sofap Ltd is a member of the Cerena Group, a diversified Group with companies operating in four distinct business sectors:
» Building and Construction
» Fast moving consumer goods
An accredited licensee of the world's largest coatings supplier, Akzo Nobel, the company was incorporated in August 1988. It manufactures and distributes paints under the PERMOGLAZE brand.
Today, one of the largest paint and coatings manufacturers on the island, Sofap Ltd operates from a 4300 m² factory, designed with modern production equipment, laboratory facilities for both R&D, and quality control.
The company manufactures and commercializes a wide range of quality coatings under brands such as PERMOGLAZE and its own brand Proluxe Coatings mainly for export markets.
It also holds the sole distributorship of Sikkens car refinishes in Mauritius and has expanded its market share in the Specialty / Industrial sectors to include new generations of epoxy and polyurethane flooring systems, marine and wood coatings, as well as automotive lacquers. Also a supplier of construction additives for the building and construction industry, the company services this market in collaboration with Chryso (France), a renowned international player.
Manned by a staff of 60 and 130 operatives, Sofap Ltd has a production capacity of 5M litres per year.
At Sofap Ltd., we are committed to provide our customers with the highest quality products at the best value possible. We offer a complete range of coatings and auxiliary products which have been developed to suit the local climatic conditions. An accredited licensee of the world's largest coatings supplier, Akzo Nobel, Sofap Ltd. manufactures and distributes paints under the PERMOGLAZE brand. Sofap Ltd has also developed its own brand, Proluxe Coatings, which is mainly for the export market. In Mauritius, Sofap Ltd holds the sole distributorship of Sikkens car refinishes.
Sikkens, a subsidiary of Akzo Nobel, is renowned to be the pioneer and one of the world's leaders in the car refinishes market. Sofap Ltd is also the official distributor of Chryso construction additives for the building and construction industry on the Mauritian market. A subsidiary of the Materis Group, one of the world's leading manufacturers of speciality chemicals for the construction industry, Chryso puts its chemical expertise at the service of the construction and Civil Engineering professionals around the world.