Keyword: LG Chem


LG Chem Inks Battery Material Supply Deal with GM

09.02.2024 -

South Korean chemicals group LG Chem has secured a long-term cathode material supply contract with General Motors (GM), worth KRW 25 trillion (about $19 billion). LG Chem...


LG Chem to Spend $95 Million on Water Treatment Business

28.08.2023 -

LG Chem, South Korea’s top chemicals manufacturer, plans to spend ₩124.6 billion (€86.9 million) to increase its water treatment material output capacity, aiming to...


Gevo and LG Chem Partner on Bio-propylene

14.04.2023 -

US renewable chemicals and advanced biofuels company Gevo has entered into a joint development agreement for its ethanol-to-olefins (ETO) technology with South Korean...


LG Chem Boosts Oncology Offering with Aveo Buy

21.10.2022 -

South Korea’s LG Chem is to acquire US biopharma Aveo Oncology for an equity value of $566 million. Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Aveo is focused on developing cancer...


LG Chem Plans Complex for Ecofriendly Materials

23.08.2021 -

South Korean chemical giant LG Chem has announced plans to invest 2.6 trillion won – or $2.2 billion – in building 10 new plants for environmentally friendly materials by...


LG Chem Signs MOU to Build China EV Battery Plant

03.07.2014 - South Korea's LG Chem has signed a memorandum of understanding to build a factory for electric vehicle batteries in China by 2015, betting on growing demand in the world's top car...


China’s chemical industry

13.12.2013 - In Move Toward Consumption-Led Economy, Specialty and High-End Chemical Segments Will Further ExpandA World Leader - The chemical industry in China is both a key driver and prime...


Asian Petrochemical Firms Risk High-end Chemicals Deluge

13.05.2013 - Petrochemical firms risk creating a glut of high-end products in Asia as they invest billions of dollars to move up a value chain threatened at the bottom end by cheap U.S...