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LG Chem Acquires DuPont’s Tech for Soluble OLEDs

LG Chem Acquires DuPont’s Tech for Soluble OLEDs

SEOUL, Apr. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Chem Ltd., South Korea’s leading chemicals maker, said Tuesday that it has acquired a key technology and related assets from global high-tech chemical firm DuPont for next-generation soluble organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs). Under the deal, LG Chem acquired DuPont’s technologies and patents for soluble OLEDs as well as [...]

S. Korean Rechargeable Battery Producers Focusing on Different Markets

S. Korean Rechargeable Battery Producers Focusing on Different Markets

SEOUL, Feb. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top two leading rechargeable battery producers are focusing on different markets as they strive to expand their global presence in this key industry, market watchers said Wednesday. LG Chem Ltd. and Samsung SDI Co. have been moving in different directions as the worldwide market for high-capacity batteries [...]

S. Korean EV Battery Makers Spend Big to Capture Growing Market

S. Korean EV Battery Makers Spend Big to Capture Growing Market

SEOUL, Jan. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean electric car battery makers such as LG Chem Ltd. are jacking up their investment to strengthen their standing in the global market, industry sources said Thursday. Late last year, LG Chem, the country’s leading electric vehicle (EV) battery manufacturer, announced investments totaling 3 trillion won (US$2.67 billion). [...]