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Consumer Durables

LG Corp.

Business Summary

LG Corp. as a holding company engages in the management of subsidiary companies. It operates through its subsidiaries which include: LG Electronics, LG Chem, LG Uplus, LG CNS, SERVEONE, LG Siltron, LUSEM, LG Solar Energy and LG Sports. The company was founded on January 5, 1947 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2020 KRWUSD
Gross Profit836,145M708.66M
Operating income497,219M421.41M
Income before tax550,527M466.59M
Net income1,354.64B1,148.11M
Diluted EPS9,147.257.75
Dividends Per Share2,742.462.32
Total Assets24,282.26B22,353.18M
Total liabilities3,420.97B3,149.20M
Total equity20,258.25B18,648.85M
Operating cash flow739,096M626.41M
Currency in KRWCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 8,866.56B 10,263.96B 6,473.38B 6,066.58B 5,428.44B
Gross Profit 884,091M 946,814M 837,421M 837,611M 836,145M
Operating income 515,055M 629,208M 551,960M 526,165M 497,219M
Income before tax 1,290.49B 2,741.30B 503,275M 512,741M 550,527M
Net income 1,087.51B 2,393.52B 1,803.39B 758,197M 1,354.64B
EBITDA 679,825M 797,525M 715,073M 706,209M 671,045M
Diluted EPS 6,708.07 14,953.02 11,632.46 5,071.06 9,147.25
Dividends Per Share 1,426.08 1,426.08 2,193.97 2,413.37 2,742.46
Total Assets 19,489.44B 21,647.69B 22,835.91B 22,434.63B 24,282.26B
Total liabilities 5,269.35B 5,468.18B 4,671.43B 3,413.60B 3,420.97B
Total equity 13,874.36B 16,002.55B 17,998.72B 18,827.02B 20,258.25B
Operating cash flow 877,836M 1,058.44B 494,943M 818,667M 739,096M
 Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018Dec 2019Dec 2020
Revenue 7,642.34M 9,079.05M 5,882.12M 5,202.08M 4,600.81M
Gross Profit 762.02M 837.51M 760.93M 718.24M 708.66M
Operating income 443.94M 556.56M 501.54M 451.18M 421.41M
Income before tax 1,112.31M 2,424.83M 457.30M 439.67M 466.59M
Net income 937.36M 2,117.20M 1,638.67M 650.15M 1,148.11M
EBITDA 585.96M 705.45M 649.76M 605.57M 568.73M
Diluted EPS 5.78 13.22 10.57 4.34 7.75
Dividends Per Share 1.22 1.26 1.99 2.06 2.32
Total Assets 16,136.31M 20,221.09M 20,465.95M 19,399.56M 22,353.18M
Total liabilities 4,362.77M 5,107.82M 4,186.62M 2,951.79M 3,149.20M
Total equity 11,487.30M 14,947.97M 16,130.78M 16,280.01M 18,648.85M
Operating cash flow 756.63M 936.25M 449.73M 702.00M 626.41M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2020
Operating margin9.15%
Profit margin24.95%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer: Kwang-Mo Koo
  • Vice Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer: Young-Soo Kwon
  • Director & Head-Finance: Beom-Jong Ha
  • Managing Director, Head-Legal & Compliance Support: Jae-Woong Lee
  • Managing Director: Jang-Soo Park


  • KOO KWANG-MO (15.9%)
  • KOO BON-JOON (7.7%)
  • National Pension Service of Korea (7.3%)
  • KOO BON-SHIK (4.4%)
  • KIM YOUNG-SHIK (4.2%)
  • KOO BON-NEUNG (3.0%)
  • KOO YEON-KYUNG (2.9%)
  • LG Yonam Educational Institute (2.1%)
  • Templeton Asset Management Ltd. (1.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.3%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: LG Twin Towers, 128 Yeoui-daero, Seoul, 07336, South Korea
  • Phone: +82.2.3773.5114

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Last Updated on 3 Dec, 2021

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