LG Chem Ltd.

LG Chem Ltd.

LG Chem Ltd.

Overview
Date Founded

1947

Headquarters

LG Twin Tower,128 Yeoui-daero,Yeongdeungpo-gu,Seoul 07336

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

19.7K

Industries

Chemicals
Plastics & Synthetics
Electrical Products

Company Description

LG Chem Ltd. manufactures petrochemicals, IT & electronic materials and energy solution materials. It operates through through the following business segments: Petrochemicals, IT & Electronic Materials, Batteries. The Petrochemical division offers naphtha cracking centers and polyolefins, synthetic rubbers and specialty polymers, polyvinyl chloride, acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene and engineering plastics, acrylates and plasticizers. The IT & Electronic Material division provides optical and display materials namely polarizers, phosphors, organic light emitting diode, photosensitive materials for liquid crystal display; printed circuit materials such as flexible materials, halogen free materials, integrated circuit packaging materials, epoxy resin system materials, high speed materials and build-up materials; toners such as color toners, black laser printer toners and black copier toners. The Battery division provides lithium-ion cylindrical batteries, lithium-ion polymer batteries, lithium-ion prismatic batteries, medium and large batteries. The company was founded in January 1947 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

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Executives & Employees

Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Chairman

Director, Chief Operating & Financial Officer

Managing Director & Head-Public Relations

Chief Human Resources Officer & Senior MD

Managing Director

Managing Director

Managing Director

Managing Director

Director-Industrial Goods Division

Board of Directors

Chairman at LG Chem Ltd.

Director, Chief Operating & Financial Officer at LG Chem Ltd.

Outside Director at LG Chem Ltd.

Outside Director at LG Chem Ltd.

Outside Director at LG Chem Ltd.

Outside Director at LG Chem Ltd.

Former Auditor at Han Express Co., Ltd.

Professor at Seoul National University

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NPSK utilizes their Strategic Asset Allocation process to formulate investment strategy. Their asset mix is constructed on the basis of long-term returns rate, risk tolerance and capital market expectations. Their Tactical Asset Allocation model refers to asset allocations modifications adapted to market changes, which allows them to take advantage of market inefficiencies. The firm invests in a range of asset classes including domestic fixed-income, domestic equity, international investments and alternative investments. Their fixed income and equity portfolios are managed both internally and externally. Alternative investments include infrastructure, real estate, corporate restructuring, private equity and venture capital.

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SAMCL is an active, team-based, value-oriented manager which performs in-house research and follows a bottom-up investment approach.For equity investments, the firm's investment team first utilizes their in-house earnings model to find companies with high upside potential based on earnings momentum and value analysis. They construct a model portfolio after performing fundamental analysis and weighting securities.Next, they evaluate momentum shift with their proprietary earnings and investment-grade tracking system and follow a top-down approach to allocate assets and construct a strategic portfolio. Finally, they construct the actual portfolio based on the strategic portfolio and the client's risk tolerance and investment horizon.SAMCL's fixed-income team conducts market interest rate research, looking at domestic and international markets, monetary and fiscal policy and supply and demand. Based on their research, the team constructs a model portfolio from which fund managers develop their portfolios.

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Mirae Asset performs bottom-up research, aiming to identify the sustainable competitiveness of companies (a commanding market share, comparative advantages to competitors, a differentiated business model and high levels of transparency and corporate governance). They assess investment risk with expected return and monitor valuations, liquidity and corporate governance for their potential to inflict damage on long-term competitiveness. Mirae Asset constructs portfolios following a team-based approach to decision making, with extensive discussion and a firm commitment to adhere to their investment principles and process.

Recent Transactions
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LG Chem Ltd. purchases Ugimag Korea Co., Ltd.

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LG Chem Ltd. purchases Uniseal, Inc. from Koch Enterprises, Inc.

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LG Chem Ltd., Farm Hannong Co., Ltd. purchase Pharm Haong Co., Ltd.

Transaction Advisors
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Advised onLG Chem Ltd. purchases Nanoh2o, Inc. from Oak Investment Partners resulting in a new company LG NanoH2O, Inc.

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Advised onLG Chem Ltd. purchases Daejung Em Co., Ltd. /Cathode Material Bus from Daejung EM Co., Ltd.

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Advised onLG Chem Ltd. purchases Uniseal, Inc. from Koch Enterprises, Inc.

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Partner at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Clients

SoftBank Group Corp. operates as a holding company which engages in the management of its group companies. It operates through the following segments: SoftBank, Sprint, Yahoo Japan, Distribution, Arm, SoftBank Vision Fund and Delta Fund, and Brightstar. The SoftBank segment provides mobile communication, broadband, and telecom services in Japan. The Sprint segment provides mobile communication services in the United States. The Yahoo Japan segment engages in the business of Internet advertising, e-commerce, and membership services. The Distribution segment distributes mobile devices, and sells personal computer (PC) software, peripherals, and mobile accessories in Japan. The Arm segment designs microprocessors and develops software technologies. The SoftBank Vision Fund and Delta Fund segment provides mobile telecommunications services, sales of mobile handsets, and fixed-line telecommunications services. The The Brightstar segment provides, through Brightstar, distribution of mobile devices overseas. The company was founded by Masayoshi Son on September 3, 1981 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

SK Hynix Semiconductor is a drive engine and a future of the IT industry Semiconductors are essential to all IT products, and its performance often determines the performance of the final products. SK Hynix is the global leader in producing semiconductor, such as DRAM and NAND flash and System IC including CMOS Image Sensors. Since pilot production of Korea’s first 16Kb SRAM in 1984, SK Hynix consistently led the industry with smaller, faster and lower power semiconductor. As the second largest manufacturer of memory semiconductor, and as the largest DRAM provider in emerging markets such as China, SK Hynix is at the forefront of the IT industry. SK Hynix will enhance its competency with the best level of technology and a wide range of business portfolios It is common to see people using their smartphones and tablet PCs. Those IT devices become more pervasive as new imaginative and innovative IT products continue to grab imagination and ‘desires’ of consumers. More innovative IT device such as smart car, keyboard and surface computer without mouse will enlarge the range and demand of the semiconductor. SK Hynix has recorded high performance by tracking and foreseeing the market change. On year 2011 base, SK Hynix ranked 2nd position with a 23% worldwide market share in DRAM market. It has also a 10% NAND Flash market share. It also takes 8th position in global semiconductor market. SK Hynix will strengthen the world’s top level of technology and continuously diversify the product portfolios. SK Hynix opens a new IT world As of February, 2012, SK Hynix became a new family member of SK group. Now it is time for SK Hynix to open a new IT world together with SK which has led the nation strong in information technology. SK Hynix as one of the representative of Korea’s semiconductor company will make warm IT world for the mutual happiness.

Ford Motor Co. engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of automobiles. It operates through the following three segments: Automotive, Mobility, and Ford Credit. The Automotive segment engages in developing, manufacturing, marketing and servicing of Ford cars, Lincoln vehicles. The Mobility segment includes Ford Smart Mobility LLC and autonomous vehicles business. The Ford Credit segment comprises Ford Credit business on a consolidated basis, which is primarily vehicle-related financing and leasing activities. The company was founded by Henry Ford on June 16, 1903 and is headquartered in Dearborn, MI.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2018
Market Capitalization
$25.5T
Total Enterprise Value
$29.9T
Earnings Per Share
$19.2K
Revenue
$28.2T
Net Profit
$1.47T
EBITDA
$3.73T
EBITDAMargin
13.25%
Total Debt
$5.32T
Total Equity
$17.3T
Enterprise Value Sales
1.06x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
8.01x
TEVNet Income
20.31x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
11.73%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
4.02%
Debt TEV
0.18x
Non-Profit Donations & Grants
$6,000
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Enevate Corp. operates as a silicon Lithium-ion battery technology company. It focuses on silicon-dominant Li-ion batteries for electric vehicles and consumer mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets, and notebook personal computers. The firm's HD-Energy technology, delivers significant performance improvement over conventional graphite-dominant Li-ion batteries. The company was founded by Steven Cardona, Rabih Bachir Zaouk, Chunlei Wang, Marc J. Madou and Benjamin Y. Park in 2005 and is headquartered in Irvine, CA.

Suppliers
SFA Engineering Corp. Electrical Products | Hwaseong, GY

SFA Engineering Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of machinery and automation equipment. It operates through the following divisions: Display Manufacturing Equipment, Distribution and Semiconductor Packaging. The company was founded on December 18, 1998 and is headquartered in Hwaseong, South Korea.

Power Logics Co., Ltd. Electrical Products | Cheongju-si, NC

POWER LOGICS Co., Ltd. engages in the development, manufacture and sale of electric supply and control devices. Its products include protection circuit module, smart module, camera module, battery management system, battery pack, energy storage system. The company was founded on September 3, 1997 and is headquartered in Cheongju-si, South Korea.

Seowonintech Co., Ltd. Electrical Products | GUNPO, GY

SEOWONINTECH Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture of mobile devices and components. It operates through the following business divisions: Manufacturing, Sourcing, and the Other. Its products include keypad, materials, flip-cover, book-cover, mobile router, and others. The company was founded on August 15, 1983 and is headquartered in Gunpo-si, South Korea.

Competitors
Linde Plc Engineering, Construction & Architecture - Guildford, SU

Linde Plc engages in the production and distribution of industrial gases. It operates through the following segments: North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Surface Technologies, and Linde AG. Its primary products include atmospheric and process gases. The firm also designs, engineers, and builds equipment that produces industrial gases primarily for internal use. The company was founded on April 18, 2017 and is headquartered in Guildford, the United Kingdom.

DuPont de Nemours, Inc. Plastics & Synthetics - Midland, Michigan

DuPont de Nemours, Inc. operates as a holding company, which engages in the development of specialty materials, chemicals, and agricultural products. It operates through the following segments: Agriculture; Performance Materials & Coatings; Industrial Intermediates & Infrastructure; Packaging & Specialty Plastics; Electronics & Imaging; Nutrition & Biosciences; Transportation & Advanced Polymers; and Safety & Construction. The Agriculture segment focuses on seed and crop protection businesses. The Performance Materials & Coatings segment caters the uses silicones, acrylics, and cellulosics-based technology platforms. The Industrial Intermediates & Infrastructure segment includes construction chemicals, energy solutions, industrial solutions, and polyurethanes and chlor-alkali and vinyl. The Packaging & Specialty Plastics segment produces ethylene, polyolefin elastomers, and ethylene propylene diene monomer elastomers. The Electronics & Imaging segment supplies materials for consumer electronics. The Nutrition & Biosciences segment offers solutions for the food and beverage, pharma, personal care, energy, and animal nutrition markets. The Transportation & Advanced Polymers comprises of engineering resins, adhesives, lubricants and parts to engineers and designers in the transportation, electronics, medical, industrial, and consumer end-markets. The Safety & Construction segment includes engineered products and integrated systems for the construction, worker safety, energy, oil and gas, transportation, medical devices, and water purification and separation. The company was founded on September 1, 2017 and is headquartered in Wilmington, DE.

BASF SE Chemicals - Ludwigshafen am Rhein, RP

BASF SE engages in the provision of chemical products. It operates through the following segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition and Care, Agricultural Solutions, and Other. The Chemicals segment supplies petrochemicals and intermediates. The Materials segment includes isocyanates and polyamides as well as inorganic basic products and specialties for the plastics and plastics processing industries. The Industrial Solutions segment develops and markets ingredients and additives for industrial applications such as polymer dispersions, pigments, resins, electronic materials, antioxidants, and admixtures. The Surface Technologies segment offers coatings, rust protection products, catalysts and battery materials for the automotive and chemical industries. The Nutrition and Care segment consists of nutrition and care ingredients for consumer products in the area of nutrition, home, and personal care. The Agricultural Solutions segment comprises fungicides, herbicides, insecticides, and biological crop protection products, as well as seeds and seed treatment products. The Other segment is the exploration and production activities. The company was founded on April 6, 1865 and is headquartered in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany.

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