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Last 279,000 KRW
Change Today -5,000.00 / -1.76%
Volume 241.9K
As of 2:29 AM 04/24/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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LG Chem, Ltd. is engaged in the petrochemicals, information and electronic materials, and batteries businesses in South Korea and internationally. Its Petrochemicals segment produces feedstock, including ethylene and propylene, as well as polyethylene and polypropylene products; polyvinyl chloride for use in construction and everyday materials; acrylonitrile -butadiene-styrene for use in electric/electronic and automotive parts, industrial materials, and household goods; engineering plastics that are used in electric/electronic, automotive, and IT and electronic parts; and acrylates/plasticizers. This segment also provides rubber/specialty polymers, including butadiene based synthetic rubber for tires and packing; methacrylate-butadiene-styrene impact modifiers; styrene-butadiene-styrene asphalt and plastic modifiers; latex for paper coating and gloves; and bisphenol-A for polycarbonate and epoxy resins. The company’s Information & Electronic Materials segment offers display products, such as polarizers and 3D FPR; photoresists, strippers for LCDs, OLED materials, and battery and circuit board materials for electronics materials sector; films, such as touch panel materials and solar cell films; LCD glass substrates; and OLED lighting products. Its Batteries segment manufactures and supplies batteries for portable media devices comprising laptop computers, camcorders, mobiles, and PDAs, as well as for electric vehicles and energy storage systems. LG Chem, Ltd. was founded in 1947 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

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lg chem ltd (051910) Key Developments

Eguana Technologies Inc. and LG Chem, Ltd. Combine Technologies Under a Multi-Year Agreement to Deliver a Certified, Fully Integrated AC Battery for Residential Markets

Eguana Technologies Inc. and LG Chem, Ltd. have combined their technologies under a multi-year agreement to deliver a certified, fully integrated AC Battery for residential markets. The AC Battery provides a fully functional turn-key energy storage solution that only needs to be paired with any of the Energy Storage Management Systems currently coming to market for a broad range of applications. The AC Battery can be used to store electricity from solar and use it during evening hours, or can be used by fleet aggregators to provide utility grid management services including voltage control, frequency regulation, demand response and load balancing. The engineering teams at LG Chem and Eguana have been working closely to integrate controls for the AC Battery which is expected to be available for commercial shipping early this summer.

LG Chem, Ltd. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on Apr 17, 2015

LG Chem, Ltd. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results on Apr 17, 2015

LG Chem Reports Earnings Results for the First Quarter of 2015

LG Chem reported earnings results for the first quarter of 2015. For the quarter the company reported net profit fell by 14% year on year to KRW 246 billion amid a double-digit decline in sales. The company's sales fell by 13.4% year on year to KRW 4,915 billion, while its operating profit slipped by 0.1% to KRW 362 billion. On a quarter-on-quarter basis, the company's net profit more than doubled in the first three months of 2015, but sales were down by 8.5%. Plant turnarounds, as well as the Lunar New Year holidays in the key Chinese market, caused the quarter-on-quarter decline in sales. The company's overall operating profit rose by 56.2% quarter on quarter.


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