Company

History

2011~2017
Jun. 2017
  • Opening ceremony of Samyang Discovery Center
Sep. 2016
  • Published < Samyang 90 Years >
Aug. 2016
  • Moved Industrial Material BU to Huvis
Jul. 2016
  • Acquired the venture company CREA CHEM
Apr. 2016
  • Completed Samyang Discovery Center
Apr. 2016
  • Completed Gunsan Plant of Samyang Fine Technology
Feb. 2016
  • Declared 2020 Vision & new CI
Jan. 2016
  • Samyang Corp. incorporated Samyang Genex
July. 2015
  • Samyang Packaging incorporated Asepsysglobal
Nov. 2014
  • Samyang Packaging established
  • First Seven Springs cafe opens
Oct. 2014
  • Celebration for the 90th Anniversary of company foundation
Jan. 2014
  • Samyang Corporation incorporated Samyang Welfood
  • Established Samyang F&B
  • Established Samyang Fine Technology
July. 2013
  • Food ingredients retail brand ServeQ launched
  • Samyang Biopharmaceuticals and Samyang Genex Bio Merge
  • Samyang Corporation incorporated Samyang EMS
  • Samyang Corporation concluded an investment agreement in the ion exchange resin joint venture corporation with Mitsubishi Chemical
Jan. 2013
  • Samyang AM BU kicks off commercial production of Korea's first silicone polycarbonate
May. 2012
  • Samyang Corporation Picked as one of Korea's top-50 most respected companies
Apr. 2012
  • First "Samyang Innovation R&D Fair" held
  • Established Samyang Genex Bio
Feb. 2012
  • Decision to spinoff Samyang Genex Bio
Nov. 2011
  • Samyang Group shifted into a holding company system
  • launched Samyang Holdings, Samyang Corp.,
    and Samyang Biopharm
Mar. 2011
  • Samyang EP Hungary constructed its plant
2001~2010
Oct. 2009
  • Established Samyang Innochem
  • Samyang Heavy Industries changed its name into Samyang Entech
July. 2006
  • Established Samyang F&D(Food & Dining)
June. 2006
  • Acquired the family restaurant Seven Springs
Mar. 2006
  • Constructed the Samyang Engineering Plastics
    (Shanghai) plant in China
Dec. 2005
  • Established Samyang Genex Food
    (Qinhuangdao) in China
Nov. 2005
  • Launched Samyang EMS, entered the electronic
    material business
Aug. 2005
  • Launched the joint venture CASCO of Samyang Heavy Industries, LSIS, and Doosan Engine
May 2005
  • Constructed the Samyang Milmax premix factory
Oct. 2004
  • Established Samyang Welfood
  • Celebrated the 80th anniversary of the founding Samyang, renewed CI, and declared a new vision
Aug 2004
  • Began processed fat business
May 2004
  • Established Samyang Engineering Plastics (Shanghai) in China
Nov. 2003
  • Remodeled the Samyang Corporation HQ building
July 2003
  • Opened the Samyang Corp. bakery café Cafe Mix&Bake no. 1
Nov. 2002
  • Launched the food family brand Q1
June 2002
  • Established the medical research firm Samyang Research Corporation in USA
Nov. 2000
  • Launched the polyester fiber business Huvis
1991~2000
Nov. 1997
  • Constructed the Samyang Genex Daejeon genexol plant
Dec. 1996
  • Constructed the Samyang Corp.
    Daedeok KGMP pharmaceutical plant
Nov. 1995
  • Constructed the Samyang Corp.
    Sihwa PET bottle recycling plant
Sep. 1995
  • Samyang Genex successfully started to mass-produce the
    anti-cancer drug Genexol
Apr. 1995
  • Established Samyang Data Systems
Apr. 1994
  • Constructed the Samyang Milmax Asan plant
Aug. 1993
  • Opened Samyang Group R&D Center in Daedeok
Feb. 1991
  • Constructed the Samyang Kasei Jeonju polycarbonate resin factory
Feb. 1990
  • Constructed the Samnam Petrochemical Yeosu plant
1981~1990
Mar. 1989
  • Established Samyang Kasei
Feb. 1989
  • Constructed the Samyang Corp.
    Cheonan mixed feed factory
Apr. 1988
  • Acquired Shinhan Flour Mills
    (renamed Samyang Milmax in 2004)
Jan. 1988
  • Established Samnam Petrochemical
Jan. 1988
  • Constructed the Samyang Corp. Daejeon PET bottle factory
Dec. 1984
  • Acquired Sunil Glucose (renamed Samyang Genex in 1995)
1971~1980
Apr. 1979
  • Opened Samyang R&D Center in Jeonju
Aug. 1977
  • Acquired Samyang Heavy Industries
    (renamed Samyang Entech in 2009)
Apr. 1976
  • Constructed the Samyang Corp. HQ building in Yeonji-dong, Jongno-gu
  • Constructed the Samyang Corp. Ulsan ion exchange resin plant
Dec. 1975
  • Constructed the Samyang Corp. Mokpo mixed feed factory
1961~1970
Dec. 1969
  • Constructed the Jeonju polyester plant
Oct. 1968
  • Established Sudang Scholarship Association
    (renamed Sudang Foundation in 2003)
Apr. 1964
  • Constructed the Samyang Fisheries Yeosu factory
Feb. 1963
  • Established Samyang Woolen Spinning Co.
1924~1960
June 1956
  • Launched Samyang Corp.
Dec. 1955
  • Constructed the Samyang Corp. Ulsan sugar refining plant
Aug. 1945
  • Withdrew from Manchuria in 1945, when Korea achieved independence
June 1939
  • Established Korea’s first private scholarship foundation
    Yang Young Foundation
    (renamed Yang Young Foundation in 2003)
  • Established Namman Spinning in Manchuria
Apr. 1931
  • Renamed Samyang Corporation
Oct. 1924
  • Sudang Kim Yeon-su established Samsu Company
  • Established Jangseong Farm