LG Chem Limited operates in the Industrial organic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares LG Chem Limited with three other
chemical manufacturers in Asia:
Asahi Kasei Corporation
sales of 1.94 trillion Japanese Yen [US$17.39 billion]
of which 43%
Sumitomo Chemical Co Limited
(2.10 trillion Japanese Yen [US$18.83 billion]
of which 31%
was Petrochemicals), and
Siam Cement Public Company Limited (The)
based in Thailand
(423.44 billion Thai Bahts [US$12.80 billion]
of which 44%
was SCG Chemicals).
LG Chem Limited reported sales of 20.66 trillion Korean Won (US$18.26 billion)
December of 2016.
increase of 2.2%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were 20.21 trillion Korean Won.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when LG Chem Limited
reported sales of 22.58 trillion Korean Won.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, LG Chem Limited had sales
of 22.68 trillion Korean Won.
Sales of Electric Equipments saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
13.2% in 2016, from
3.15 trillion Korean Won to 3.56 trillion Korean Won.
Not all segments of LG Chem Limited experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Petrochemical Manufacturing fell 1.3% to 14.28 trillion Korean Won.