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LG Chem

LG Chem (OTC: LGCLF) LG Chem is the largest chemical company in South Korea. In 2015, C&EN ranked it 13th in the global industry with 2014 sales of $21.5B.

Website: http://www.lgchem.com/global/lg-chem-company/about-lg-chem/overview

Headquarters: LG Twin Towers, 128, Yeoui-daero, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Company Description

Major products are listed as:

Basic Materials & Chemicals Ethylene, Propylene, Styrene monomer, vinyl chloride monomer, LDPE, HDPE, Synthetic rubber, PVC, ABS, Acrylate, SAP

IT&E.

Materials Polarizers, 3D FPR, ITO Flim, Water Solution Business

Advanced Materials OLED Organic Light Emitting Diode Materials, Photoresists, Rechargeable Battery Materials

Energy Solutions Lithium-ion Cylindrical Battery, Lithium-ion Prismatic Battery, Lithium-ion Polymer Battery , Automotive Battery

In 2015, investments include a polarizers for liquid crystal display in China. LG Chem manufactures lithium batteries for the Chevy Volt in Holland, MI. The plant began production in 2013. In 2015, LG Chem acquired NanoH2O, a manufacturer of reverse osmosis membranes for water desalination.

LG Display is reportedly the primary manufacturer of screens for the Apple Watch.

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