Lotte Chemical Corp operates within the Industrial organic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Lotte Chemical Corp with three other
chemical manufacturers in Asia:
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Limited
sales of 1.26 trillion Japanese Yen [US$11.15 billion]
of which 36%
was Salt Chemical Products Business),
Siam Cement Public Company Limited (The)
(439.61 billion Thai Bahts [US$12.46 billion]
of which 45%
was SCG Chemicals), and
Formosa Chemicals & Fibre Corporation
based in Taiwan
(329.35 billion Taiwanese Dollars [US$10.49 billion]
of which 29%
was Plastics Division).
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Lotte Chemical Corp were 11.71 trillion Korean Won (US$10.09 billion).
decrease of 21.2%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 14.86 trillion Korean Won.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Lotte Chemical Corp had sales
of 12.40 trillion Korean Won.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 45.2% decline
in Basic Fraction, from 3.41 trillion Korean Won to 1.87 trillion Korean Won.
There were also decreases in sales in
Polymers (down 13.4% to 6.78 trillion Korean Won)
Monomers (down 16.2% to 3.46 trillion Korean Won)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Other (up 80.6% to 164.96 billion Korean Won)