LG Group is global Korean conglomerate established in 1947.
Its LG Electronics, Inc.(Korea Stock Exchange: 6657.KS) was established in 1958 as the pioneer in the Korean consumer electronics market.
Its major operations are now divided into three business sectors: Chemicals (LG Chem), Electronics (LG Electronics, LG Micron, and LG Philips LCD), and Telecommunications and Services (LG TeleCom, DACOM, LG International).
LG is currently the world's number one manufacturer of plasma display modules.
LG Life Sciences Ltd. The Company's principal activities are researching and developing and manufacturing biological products for human, animal and plant health and protection. Major products include human growth hormone medicine (Eutropin), leukocyte production stimulant (Leucogen), interferons (Intermax Alpha and Intermax Gamma), vaccines, supplementary agents for ophthalmologic operations (Hyal 2000), high-blood pressure medicines, general anemia medicines, acyesis treatments, myalgia treatments, hepatitis diagnostics, intermediates for pharmaceutical Aminothiazole, Cephalosporin products, Nucleoside, anti-fungal intermediates, veterinarian medicines such as BST, Accent, parasiticides and agrichemicals such as insecticides, fungicides and herbicides.