Samyang Group

Group Overview

Samyang is growing in the chemical, food, medicine, and new business fields.

Since 1924, when Chairman Kim Yeon-su established Samyang Corporation to reward Korea by fostering industries, the Samyang Group has continuously solidified its operation through the philosophies of middle-of-the-road principled management and trust management. Samyang completed Ulsan's first modern factory, a sugar manufacturing plant, in 1955, and a polyester fiber plant in Jeonju in 1969, thereby contributing greatly to Korean nationals supply of clothes and food. Thereafter, Samyang expanded into the chemical, food, medical, PET bottle businesses. Embracing its vision of becoming a company of "Ingredients that Add Value to Life", Samyang is growing in the chemical, food, medicine, and new business fields.

Under the scheme, Samyang will continue its growth in the three key fields of chemicals, food, and medicine through the strategy of selection and concentration. Also, Samyang will secure market leadership through innovation and will foster new businesses as its new growth engines.

Configuring the Holding Company

Foodstuffs
  • Samyang Corporation (Foodstuffs)
  • Samyang Genex
  • Samyang F&B
  • Samyang Genex Food (Qinhuangdao)
Chemicals
  • Samyang Corporation (Chemicals)
  • Samnam Petrochemical
  • Samyang Kasei
  • Samyang Innochem
  • Samyang Engineering plastics (Shanghai)
  • Samyang Engineering Plastics (Hungary)
  • Samyang Fine Technology
  • Samyang Packaging
Related Business
  • Samyang Data Systems
Pharmaceuticals
  • Samyang Biopharmaceuticals
  • Samyang Research Corporation