LG Chem Ltd.

East Tower, LG Twin Towers, 128, Yeoui-daero, Yeongdeungpo-gu , 07336 Seoul
Korea, Republic

Telephone +82 2 37733551
Fax +82 2 37733848
muddory@lgchem.com

Trade fair hall

  • Hall 6 / D21
 Interactive Plan

Hall map

K 2016 hall map (Hall 6): stand D21

Fairground map

K 2016 fairground map: Hall 6

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.005  Acrylonitrile/butadiene/styrene copolymers

Acrylonitrile/butadiene/styrene copolymers

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.007  Acrylonitrile/styrene/acrylic ester copolymers (ASA)

Acrylonitrile/styrene/acrylic ester copolymers (ASA)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.017  Compounds (Polymer blends)

Compounds (Polymer blends)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.019  Copolyester TPE-O, COPE
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.029  Ethylene/VAC-copolymers (E/VA)

Ethylene/VAC-copolymers (E/VA)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.043  Polyamides blends

Polyamides blends

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.064  Polybutylene terephthalate (PBT)

Polybutylene terephthalate (PBT)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.066  Polycarbonate (PC)

Polycarbonate (PC)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.077  Polyethylene PE-HD
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.078  Polyethylene PE-LD
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.105  Polyvinyl chloride pastes

Polyvinyl chloride pastes

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.107  Polyvinyl chloride rigid (PVC-U)

Polyvinyl chloride rigid (PVC-U)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.122  Styrene/acrylonitrile copolymers (SAN)

Styrene/acrylonitrile copolymers (SAN)

Our products

Product category: Acrylonitrile/butadiene/styrene copolymers

ABS

The largest market share in the global market

LG Chem holds the largest market share in the global ABS market. ABS is a highly-functional plastic known for its strong heat resistance and impact resistance. It is highly processable and can be manufactured in various colors. It is used in numerous areas including toys such as LEGO, automobiles, home appliances, IT devices, etc.

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Product category: Acrylonitrile/styrene/acrylic ester copolymers (ASA)

ASA (Acrylonitrile-Styrene-Acrylate)

Highly functional plastic with excellent weatherability

ASA is a copolymer of SAN and acrylic rubber, and it is a highly functional plastic with
excellent weatherability while maintaining most of the advantages of ABS.
Thanks to its excellent retention of physical properties and appearances in outdoor
applications for a long time, it is used as a material for automobile exterior,
construction and furniture finishing sheet, etc.

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Product category: Copolyester TPE-O, COPE

KEYFLEX (TPEE, TPO, Thermoplastic Elastomer)

Polymer with the properties of both rubber and plastic
TPE is a thermoplastic elastomer whose molding is easy just like thermoplastics and
which has rubber-like elasticity when used. It has both elasticity of conventional rubber
and molding processability of thermoplastic resin, which makes it widely used for
automobiles, electronic appliances, construction materials, daily commodities and
clothing.

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Product category: Ethylene/VAC-copolymers (E/VA)

EVA (Ethylene Vinyl Acetate)

Increasing product competitiveness
EVA is a copolymer of ethylene and vinyl acetate monomer(VA). Its elasticity, heat
sealing temperature, durability and permeability vary depending on the content of
vinyl acetate monomers. It is used in a variety of areas from value-added products
such as photovoltaic sheets to shoe soles, life vests, and more. Ever since the first
production back at the end of 2013, LG Chem has bolstered its product
competitiveness.

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Product category: Polyamides blends

LUMID (Polyamide)

LUMID is the trade name of Polyamide 6 and 66 and copolymer engineering plastics developed by LG Chem.
It can offer an excellent balance and procesing for engineering parts design and development. 
It is widely used for Automotive, Electrical/Electronics and Industrial machinary applications.

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Product category: Polybutylene terephthalate (PBT)

LUPOX (PBT)

LUPOX is an engineering plastic based on the PBT(Polybutyleneterephthalate). It performs a variety of properties by forming an alloy with different materials such as PC and ABS. Its distinctive features include fast crystallization speed and excellent electrical properties.

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Product category: Polycarbonate (PC)

Polycarbonate

High-strength Engineering Plastic
PC(Polycarbonate) is an engineering plastic, a high-quality plastic that is mainly used
for products and is stronger and lighter than general plastics. Polycarbonate, known
as the material used in bulletproof glass, is transparent and resistant to impact and
heat, making it the most sought-after material in various industrial fields such as
electronics, automobiles, and mechanical components.

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Product category: Polyethylene PE-HD

HDPE (High density Polyethylene)

Proven in the global market for its excellent processability and quality

HDPE, which stands for high-density polyethylene, is a synthetic resin made by
polymerizing ethylene. It is one of the most commonly used plastics in our life. It is
highly resistant to impact and cold and is often used for a variety of containers and
plastic boxes. LG Chem produces HDPE using the cutting-edge manufacturing system
based on the low-pressure polymerization method and its superior processability and
quality is fully recognized around the world.

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Product category: Polyethylene PE-LD

LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene)

The latest advanced high-pressure technology
LDPE, which stands for low-density polyethylene, is a synthetic resin which is
manufactured by polymerizing ethylene. It is one of the most commonly used plastics in
our life. Its excellent processability, flexibility and transparency make it a raw material
for transparent films, wire sheaths, and diverse wraps. LG Chem produces LDPE using
the latest advanced high-pressure technology.

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Product category: Polyvinyl chloride pastes

PVC

Common plastics that can be used for construction materials and
daily commodities
PVC is one of the most widely used thermoplastics and its properties such as
robustness or durability can be changed as necessary according to the types of
additives mixed during the processing process. Thanks to these characteristics,
PVC is extensively used in a variety of areas from construction materials to household
commodities.

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Product category: Polyvinyl chloride pastes, Polyvinyl chloride rigid (PVC-U)

PVC

Common plastics that can be used for construction materials and
daily commodities
PVC is one of the most widely used thermoplastics and its properties such as
robustness or durability can be changed as necessary according to the types of
additives mixed during the processing process. Thanks to these characteristics,
PVC is extensively used in a variety of areas from construction materials to household
commodities.

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Product category: Styrene/acrylonitrile copolymers (SAN)

SAN (Styrene-Acrylonitrile copolymer)

Plastic with excellent transparency and glossiness
SAN is a plastic with excellent transparency and glossiness. Also It is also resistant to
impact and chemicals and is used in various products, such as refrigerator shelves,
office goods, and other miscellaneous products.

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About us

Company details

Korea's representative chemical company
Since its foundation in 1947, LG Chem has served as Korea's representative chemical company, contributing to the development of the national economy and
the enhancement of the quality of life through continuous technological development, new product introduction, and quality innovation based on its stable growth.

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Company data

Sales volume

> 100 Mill. US $

Export content

max. 75%

Number of employees

> 500

Foundation

1947

Area of business

Raw materials, auxiliaries

Target groups
  • Plastic product manufacturing
  • Chemical industry
  • Rubber manufacturing / processing
  • Packaging / distribution
  • Vehicle construction / aerospace
  • Electronics / electro technology
  • Trade, services