* Dollar amounts given in Billions USD.
Name globalEDGE Industry Sales* Profits* Assets* Market
Value*
Samsung Electronics open_in_new Technology $224.60 $41.00 $293.20 $325.90
Hyundai Motor open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $85.90 $3.00 $164.70 $31.60
SK Holdings open_in_new Energy $82.50 $1.50 $102.50 $20.00
LG Electronics open_in_new Technology $55.70 $1.50 $38.70 $16.50
Posco open_in_new Mining, Minerals, Metals $55.30 $2.60 $75.60 $26.80
Korea Electric Power open_in_new Energy $52.90 $1.10 $169.80 $21.50
KIA Motors open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $47.90 $0.57 $49.60 $12.70
Hanwha open_in_new Chemicals $44.60 $0.36 $149.60 $2.90
SK Innovation open_in_new Energy $40.90 $1.90 $32.00 $17.90
Hyundai Mobis open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $30.70 $1.10 $39.60 $21.00
SK Hynix open_in_new Technology $29.30 $10.70 $46.10 $56.80
KB Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $29.00 $3.10 $409.20 $21.70
Samsung C&T open_in_new Financial Services $27.10 $0.74 $45.80 $23.00
Samsung Life Insurance open_in_new Financial Services $25.30 $1.00 $264.00 $21.40
LG Display open_in_new Technology $23.80 $1.00 $28.10 $7.80
CJ Corporation open_in_new Food and Beverage $23.80 $0.41 $27.40 $4.50
LG Chem open_in_new Chemicals $22.70 $1.70 $23.40 $24.70
KT Corp open_in_new Media and Communications $21.10 $0.43 $28.60 $6.30
Korea Gas open_in_new Energy $19.60 $-1.10 $34.70 $4.60
S-Oil open_in_new Energy $19.00 $0.94 $15.30 $11.50
Lotte Shopping open_in_new Retail $18.60 $-0.13 $26.10 $6.30
Samsung Fire & Marine open_in_new Financial Services $17.60 $0.86 $69.90 $12.00
Shinhan Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $17.60 $2.50 $406.60 $21.20
Hyundai Steel open_in_new Mining, Minerals, Metals $17.40 $0.50 $31.20 $8.00
SK Telecom open_in_new Media and Communications $15.70 $2.40 $33.90 $17.00
Doosan open_in_new Technology $15.50 $0.03 $26.90 $2.20
GS Holdings open_in_new Financial Services $14.80 $0.73 $20.70 $5.50
Hyundai Engineering open_in_new Construction $14.70 $0.25 $17.20 $6.70
SK Networks open_in_new Energy $14.70 $0.02 $6.80 $1.20
CJ Cheiljedang open_in_new Food and Beverage $14.60 $0.33 $15.80 $5.30
Hyundai Glovis open_in_new Business Services $14.50 $0.49 $7.90 $5.50
Lotte Chemical open_in_new Chemicals $14.40 $1.90 $18.30 $12.40
E-mart open_in_new Retail $14.00 $0.54 $15.00 $6.80
Db Insurance open_in_new Financial Services $13.60 $0.59 $44.60 $4.10
Woori Bank open_in_new Financial Services $12.50 $1.20 $295.50 $9.80
Hana Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $12.30 $2.00 $336.40 $13.00
Hyundai Heavy Industries open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $12.30 $-0.55 $28.40 $8.30
Hyundai Marine & Fire open_in_new Financial Services $11.70 $0.41 $36.90 $3.20
Hyosung open_in_new Consumer Products $11.50 $0.21 $13.60 $4.30
LG International open_in_new Energy $11.40 $-0.07 $4.60 $0.94
Daelim Industrial open_in_new Construction $11.40 $0.53 $12.50 $2.70
LG Uplus open_in_new Media and Communications $11.10 $0.48 $12.80 $5.20
Industrial Bank of Korea open_in_new Financial Services $11.10 $1.40 $256.00 $8.90
GS Engineering open_in_new Business Services $10.90 $0.10 $12.80 $2.90
Korean Air open_in_new Hospitality and Travel $10.70 $0.70 $23.00 $3.10
DSME open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $9.80 $0.55 $10.70 $2.60
LG Corp open_in_new Technology $9.10 $2.10 $20.20 $13.30
Meritz Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $8.30 $0.32 $39.00 $1.80
Hanwha Chemical open_in_new Chemicals $8.30 $0.73 $12.80 $4.50
Samsung SDS open_in_new Business Services $8.20 $0.47 $6.80 $16.20
Samsung SDI open_in_new Technology $6.20 $0.63 $15.30 $11.90
Korea Zinc open_in_new Mining, Minerals, Metals $5.80 $0.56 $6.60 $7.20
LG Household & Health Care open_in_new Consumer Products $5.70 $0.56 $4.60 $20.60
Tongyang Life Insurance open_in_new Financial Services $5.60 $0.10 $28.30 $1.10
Amorepacific open_in_new Consumer Products $4.50 $0.31 $5.30 $18.70
Naver open_in_new Technology $4.40 $0.66 $7.50 $22.10
KT&G open_in_new Consumer Products $4.10 $1.00 $9.30 $11.80
BNK Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $3.80 $0.39 $102.50 $3.00
Mirae Asset Daewoo open_in_new Financial Services $3.30 $0.53 $84.70 $6.30
Mirae Asset Life Insurance open_in_new Financial Services $3.10 $0.20 $33.40 $0.91
DGB Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $2.60 $0.27 $53.00 $1.80
BGF Retail open_in_new Retail $2.40 $3.10 $0.80 $3.20
JB Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $2.10 $0.18 $44.50 $0.89
Korea Investment Holdings open_in_new Financial Services $1.80 $0.45 $45.50 $5.20
NH Investment & Securities open_in_new Financial Services $1.30 $0.31 $41.00 $4.70
Samsung Securities open_in_new Financial Services $1.10 $0.24 $35.40 $3.10
Celltrion open_in_new Pharmaceuticals $0.90 $0.37 $3.30 $30.30

Sources: Forbes 2000 open_in_new, Retrieved: October 2018