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LG Corp. Company Profile
LG Corp. is a major South Korean chaebol (family-run industrial group) that maintains core businesses in electronics, telecommunications, and chemicals. Also known as LG Group, it operates through more than 45 wholly-owned, majority-owned, and minority-interest subsidiaries and affiliated companies in Korea and around the world. The most well-known are probably LG Electronics and LG Chem; LG Corp. holds about a one-third ownership stake in each. LG Electronics, which makes TVs, smartphones, and home appliances, accounts for more than half of LG Corp's. total sales. The company was founded in 1947 and 12 years later produced Korea's first radio.
Headlines for LG Corp.
Leaked pics may reveal LG’s massive new ‘G4 Note’ phablet
- Fri 4:40 pm ET
Leak: This is the phone LG will launch to combat the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S6
- Wed Mar 11
LG Watch Urbane hands-on: The smartwatch LG really needs
- Mon Mar 2
LG’s G4 will reportedly be ‘radically’ different from the G3
- Wed Mar 4
LG Watch Urbane LTE: webOS and 4G on Your Wrist
- Sun Mar 1
LG Watch Urbane LTE hands-on: Gorgeous, but a bit bulky
- Mon Mar 2
LG's Smart Notice: A Google Now wannabe that's just shy of usable
- Fri Mar 13
LG Electronics to move Thailand TV production to Vietnam - executive
- Tue Mar 17
LG Electronics to move Thailand TV production to Vietnam - exec
- Tue Mar 17
South Korea's LG Group says plans record 6.3 trillion R&D investment in 2015
- Wed Mar 11
Contact Information
Address: LG Twin Towers, 20 Yeouido-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu
Seoul 150-721, South Korea
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Revenue (2013):9216.20 M
Revenue Growth (1 yr):0.10%
Employees (2013):0
Key People
Chairman: Koo Bon Moo
President and Deputy Chairman: Ha Hyun-hwoi
Industry Information
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