About Us
About Us
Having continued to grow over 7 decades since founded in 1947, LG Chem is literally the company leading the chemical industry in Korea.

The company has built the global network for production, sales and R&D not only in Korea btn also in main bases across the world and has provided globally competitive products including ABS, polarizers and EV battery cells, raising its global position as a material supplier.

The company has strengthened market dominance starting from the Petrochemicals business to Energy Solution, Advanced Materials and has expanded its business into Life Science area, building a future-oriented business portfolio.

In the long term, the company will build the foundation for sustainable growth by selecting and concentrating on the ‘energy’, ‘water’ and ‘bio’ businesses as the new growth engines.

LG Chem is committed to becoming a global company that realizes the vision of “growing with customers by providing innovative materials and solutions” and provides new values to customers.

LG Chem, Ltd.
Foundation January 1947 Milestone
CEO Shin Hak Cheol
Employees (As of December 2018) 33,694
Headquarters LG Twin Towers,128, Yeoui-daero, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea