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 1.28 trillion Japanese Yen [US$11.48 billion]
of which 35%
was Salt Chemical Products Business),
Mitsui Chemicals Incorporated
(1.34 trillion Japanese Yen [US$12.05 billion]
of which 37%
was Petrochemistry), and
Siam Cement Public Company Limited (The)
based in Thailand
(423.44 billion Thai Bahts [US$12.47 billion]
of which 44%
was SCG Chemicals).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Lotte Chemical Corp were 13.22 trillion Korean Won (US$11.64 billion).
increase of 12.9%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 11.71 trillion Korean Won.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Lotte Chemical Corp
reported sales of 14.86 trillion Korean Won.
Sales of Polymers saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
29.2% in 2016, from
6.78 trillion Korean Won to 8.75 trillion Korean Won.
Not all segments of Lotte Chemical Corp experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Basic Fraction fell 18.6% to 1.52 trillion Korean Won.