LG Chem contribtnes to industrial development with various petrochemical products of the world-class quality.
In the Petrochemicals Business, the company has built a vertically integrated system from the basic raw materials such as ethylene and propylene to the downstream products such as PE, ABS and synthetic rubber. The Petrochemicals Business is LG Chem's core business area with the world-class productivity and cost competitiveness.
The company has advanced its business structure by focusing on the high-value added products such as nano-carbon tube, strengthening its competitiveness in the global market consistently.
- 1976 Entry into the petrochemical businessCompleted the Yeocheon PVC Paste Resin Plant
- 1991 Basic raw material productionCompleted Yeocheon NCC* NCC : Naphtha Cracking Center
- 1994 Entry into China marketBuilt a PVC resin Plantin Tianjin
- 2008 High value-added resinDeveloped Elastomer, first in South Korea