* Dollar amounts given in Billions USD.
Name globalEDGE Industry Sales* Profits* Assets* Market
Value*
Samsung Electronics open_in_new Technology $174.00 $19.30 $217.10 $254.30
Hyundai Motor open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $80.70 $4.70 $148.10 $34.20
SK Holdings open_in_new Energy $72.10 $0.66 $85.30 $14.70
Korea Electric Power open_in_new Energy $51.90 $6.10 $147.20 $25.50
LG Electronics open_in_new Technology $47.70 $0.07 $31.30 $10.20
Posco open_in_new Mining, Minerals, Metals $45.80 $1.10 $66.00 $19.20
KIA Motors open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $45.40 $2.40 $42.10 $12.60
Hanwha open_in_new Chemicals $40.60 $0.42 $128.20 $2.20
SK Innovation open_in_new Energy $34.10 $1.40 $27.00 $13.50
Hyundai Heavy Industries open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $33.90 $0.45 $40.80 $11.00
Hyundai Mobis open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $33.00 $2.60 $34.50 $18.90
Lotte Shopping open_in_new Retail $25.50 $0.13 $34.70 $5.70
Samsung C&T open_in_new Financial Services $24.20 $0.09 $36.80 $21.20
Samsung Life Insurance open_in_new Financial Services $24.10 $1.80 $219.10 $18.20
LG Display open_in_new Technology $22.80 $0.78 $20.60 $9.40
CJ Corp open_in_new Food and Beverage $20.60 $0.19 $22.40 $4.40
KT Corp open_in_new Media and Communications $19.60 $0.61 $25.30 $7.10
Korea Gas open_in_new Energy $18.20 $-0.58 $33.10 $3.60
LG Chem open_in_new Chemicals $17.80 $1.10 $17.00 $17.70
Samsung Fire & Marine open_in_new Financial Services $17.20 $0.74 $55.50 $10.40
Hyundai Engineering open_in_new Construction $16.20 $0.42 $16.50 $4.90
SK Networks open_in_new Energy $15.90 $-0.07 $7.20 $1.70
SK Hynix open_in_new Technology $14.80 $2.50 $26.70 $32.00
SK Telecom open_in_new Media and Communications $14.70 $1.40 $25.90 $16.30
Hyundai Steel open_in_new Mining, Minerals, Metals $14.40 $0.71 $26.80 $6.70
Doosan open_in_new Technology $14.30 $-0.15 $23.70 $1.60
Shinhan Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $14.20 $2.40 $327.60 $20.00
S-Oil open_in_new Energy $14.10 $1.00 $11.60 $9.90
KB Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $13.50 $1.80 $312.00 $17.90
Hyundai Glovis open_in_new Business Services $13.20 $0.44 $6.60 $4.70
E-mart open_in_new Retail $12.70 $0.32 $12.80 $5.50
CJ Cheiljedang open_in_new Food and Beverage $12.60 $0.24 $13.10 $4.00
Dongbu Insurance open_in_new Financial Services $12.40 $0.45 $36.50 $4.10
GS Holdings open_in_new Financial Services $11.60 $0.70 $16.80 $4.80
Lotte Chemical open_in_new Chemicals $11.40 $1.60 $13.10 $11.10
Hana Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $11.10 $1.10 $288.30 $9.70
DSME open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $11.00 $-2.30 $12.40 $1.10
Hyundai Marine & Fire open_in_new Financial Services $10.90 $0.35 $29.80 $2.40
Hyosung open_in_new Consumer Products $10.30 $0.39 $11.70 $3.90
Korean Air open_in_new Hospitality and Travel $10.10 $-0.49 $19.80 $2.60
LG Uplus open_in_new Media and Communications $9.90 $0.43 $9.90 $5.70
GS Engineering open_in_new Business Services $9.50 $-0.02 $11.10 $2.00
Woori Bank open_in_new Financial Services $9.50 $0.91 $257.20 $8.20
Samsung Heavy Industries open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $9.00 $-0.10 $14.30 $3.40
LG Corp open_in_new Technology $8.60 $0.93 $16.10 $10.70
KB Insurance open_in_new Financial Services $8.20 $0.26 $23.70 $1.60
Hanwha Chemical open_in_new Chemicals $8.00 $0.65 $11.40 $3.80
Industrial Bank of Korea open_in_new Financial Services $7.80 $1.00 $212.70 $6.00
Samsung SDS open_in_new Business Services $7.10 $0.40 $5.70 $9.40
Meritz Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $6.70 $0.22 $30.90 $1.50
Tongyang Life Insurance open_in_new Financial Services $6.00 $0.01 $22.10 $0.95
Hankook Tire open_in_new Transport Manufacturing $5.70 $0.75 $8.00 $5.90
LG Household & Health Care open_in_new Consumer Products $5.30 $0.49 $3.70 $10.80
Korea Zinc open_in_new Mining, Minerals, Metals $5.00 $0.51 $5.40 $6.50
Amorepacific open_in_new Consumer Products $4.90 $0.55 $4.30 $14.10
Samsung SDI open_in_new Technology $4.50 $-0.65 $12.30 $8.50
KT&G open_in_new Consumer Products $3.90 $1.10 $8.10 $11.20
Naver open_in_new Technology $3.50 $0.65 $5.30 $24.00
BNK Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $3.30 $0.43 $77.40 $2.60
DGB Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $2.50 $0.25 $44.30 $1.70
JB Financial Group open_in_new Financial Services $1.80 $0.11 $37.90 $0.80
NH Investment & Securities open_in_new Financial Services $1.50 $0.20 $35.60 $3.00
Mirae Asset Daewoo open_in_new Financial Services $1.30 $0.03 $47.40 $5.10
Korea Investment Holdings open_in_new Financial Services $1.30 $0.24 $30.90 $2.40

Sources: Forbes 2000 open_in_new, May 2017