Lotte Chemical Corporation (011170) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Aug, 2015 |    No of Pages: 40 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Lotte Chemical Corporation (011170) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- Business description – A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Highlights

Lotte Chemical Corporation (Lotte Chemical), formerly Honam Petrochemical Corporation (HPC), is a global petrochemical company. It carries out the manufacture and sale of resin, basic petrochemicals and basic chemicals. The company's product portfolio includes low-density polyethylene, ethylene vinyl acetate co-polymer, mono ethylene glycol, ethylene oxide, mono ethylene glycol, benzene and toluene. These products find application in house wares, chemical containers, pipes, films, insulated cable, cork cigarette, emulsifier, glues, printing ink, chemicals, explosives and insecticides. It has manufacturing facilities in Daesan, Yeosu and Ulsan, South Korea. The company has overseas branches in Hong Kong, Russia, and US, along with the sales office in China. Lotte Chemical is headquartered in Dongjak-gu, Seoul, South Korea.

Lotte Chemical Corporation Key Recent Developments

May 05, 2015: ZBB Achieves Latest Payment Milestone Under Lotte Chemical Utility-Scale Storage Module Project
Jan 07, 2015: South Korea's Four Naphtha Crackers To Undergo Maintenance
Dec 17, 2013: ZBB Energy Corporation Announces New Phase of Strategic Partnership With Lotte Chemical
Jul 17, 2013: Hyundai Oilbank And Lotte Chemical Sign MoU For Setting Up US$894 Million Petrochemical Project In South Korea
Jul 05, 2013: Lotte Chemical Buys 25,000 Metric Tons Of Naphtha For H2 August Loading

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Key Facts 6
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Key Employees 7
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 8
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Major Products and Services 9
Lotte Chemical Corporation - History 10
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Company Statement 12
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Affiliate 14
Joint Venture 14
Section 2 – Company Analysis 15
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Business Description 15
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Corporate Strategy 16
Lotte Chemical Corporation - SWOT Analysis 17
SWOT Analysis - Overview 17
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Strengths 17
Strength - Focus on Research and Development 17
Strength - Strong Segment - Polymer 17
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Weaknesses 18
Weakness - Declined Operational Performance 18
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Opportunities 19
Opportunity - Growing Low-density Polyethylene 19
Opportunity - Business Expansion 19
Opportunity - Positive Outlook for ABS 19
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Threats 20
Threat - Highly Regulated Environment 20
Threat - Raw Material Risks 20
Threat - Intense Competition 20
Lotte Chemical Corporation - Key Competitors 21
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 23
Performance Chart 25
Financial Performance 25
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 27
Section 4 – Company's, Power Financial Deals and Alliances 28
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 28
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 29
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 30
Section 5 – Company's Recent Developments 31
May 05, 2015: ZBB Achieves Latest Payment Milestone Under Lotte Chemical Utility-Scale Storage Module Project 31
Jan 07, 2015: South Korea's Four Naphtha Crackers To Undergo Maintenance 32
Feb 12, 2014: Lotte Chemical Titan floats tender for 120,000 tonnes of naphtha 33
Feb 10, 2014: Axiall, Lotte Chemical Sign Preliminary Agreement To Partner on Proposed Ethane Cracker in Louisiana 34
Jan 21, 2014: Hyundai Oilbank, Lotte Chemicals to build xylene plant 35
Section 6 – Appendix 36
Methodology 36
Ratio Definitions 36
About GlobalData 40
Contact Us 40
Disclaimer 40

List of Tables

Lotte Chemical Corporation, Key Facts 6
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Key Employees 7
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 8
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Major Products and Services 9
Lotte Chemical Corporation, History 10
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Other Locations 13
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Subsidiaries 13
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Affiliate 14
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Joint Venture 14
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Key Competitors 21
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 22
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Annual Ratios 23
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Interim Ratios 26
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 28
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 29
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 30
Currency Codes 36
Capital Market Ratios 36
Equity Ratios 37
Profitability Ratios 37
Cost Ratios 38
Liquidity Ratios 38
Leverage Ratios 39
Efficiency Ratios 39

List of Figures

Lotte Chemical Corporation, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 25
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Ratio Charts 27
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 28
Lotte Chemical Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 29


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