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"LG" redirects here. For other uses, see LG (disambiguation).
LG Corporation
Traded as KRX: 003550
Industry Conglomerate
Founded 5 January 1947; 68 years ago
Founder Koo In-hwoi
Headquarters Seoul, South Korea
Area served
Key people
Koo Bon-moo
(Chairman & CEO)
Kang Yu-sig
(Vice Chairman & Co-CEO)
Cho Jun-ho
(EVP, COO, & Director)
Products Electronics, chemicals, telecommunications, engineering, information technology, power generation
Revenue US$143 billion (2012)[1]
Number of employees
220,000 (2012)[1]
Subsidiaries LG Electronics
LG Display
LG Uplus
LG Chem
LG Life Sciences
LG Solar Energy
Slogan Life's Good
Website www.lgcorp.com or www.lg.com
Korean name
Hangul LG법인
Hanja LG法人
Revised Romanization LG Beobin
McCune–Reischauer LG Pŏbin
Hangul 럭키금성
Hanja 樂喜金星
Revised Romanization Leogki Geumseong
McCune–Reischauer Lŏkki Kǔmsŏng
Stake ownership structures (As of 2012)
An LG microwave oven
LG's ad campaigns have sometimes utilized celebrities such as South Korean pop girl group Girls' Generation for their products, such as this for the LG Cookie cell phone in 2010.
LG Side-By-Side Refrigerator (KF-P8903 HLP)

LG Corporation (Korean: LG법인) formerly Lucky Goldstar (Korean: Leokki Geumseong (럭키금성/樂喜金星) ) is a South Korean multinational conglomerate corporation. It is the fourth-largest chaebol in South Korea. It is headquartered in the LG Twin Towers building in Yeouido-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul.[2] LG makes electronics, chemicals, and telecom products and operates subsidiaries such as LG Electronics, Zenith, LG Display, LG Uplus and LG Chem in over 80 countries.

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