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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.
LG G Watch R hands-on: A smartwatch in the form of a standard watch
- Wed Nov 12
LG, Google strike patent-sharing deal
- Tue Nov 4
LG Elec plans quantum dot TVs alongside OLED sets
- Wed Oct 29
AT&T, LG announce connected car research partnership
- Wed Nov 19
LG Electronics exit suggests end is near for plasma TVs
- Tue Oct 28
LG Electronics reports Q3 profit jumps 87%
- Wed Oct 29
LG Electronics profit surges on smartphone sales
- Wed Oct 29
LG Electronics to develop quantum dot and OLED technology for TV business
- Wed Oct 29
This is the groundbreaking display that might be on your next smartphone
- Thu Oct 30
LG's quirky AKA smartphones
- Wed Nov 12
Contact Information
Address: LG Twin Towers, 20 Yeouido-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu
Seoul 150-721, South Korea
Phone:+82-2-3773-5114
Fax:+82-2-3773-2292
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Fiscal Year End:December
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