Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is a South Korea-based multinational electronics manufacturer, with headquarters in the Yeongtong District of Suwon. In 1969, Samsung Electronics Industry was established as a part of Samsung Group and quickly became a major manufacturer in South Korea. In the late 1970s and early 1980s, the company expanded its technology business and diversified globally.
In 1984, Samsung semiconductor consolidated with Samsung Electronics. Samsung Electronics Industry Co. Ltd. changed its name to Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., and floated its first IPO on 11 June 1975, and got listed on the Korea Stock Exchange. The GDR common shares of SEC are listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and GDR preferred shares are listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE).
Samsung is devoted to extensive R&D, innovation and technology that can contribute to a better global society for creating superior products and services to satisfy its customers. Its main goals are to create the best products and services for best customer satisfaction to retain the No. 1 position in the world and to contribute to society.
The company’s core businesses can be divided into four main segments: Consumer Electronics, which covers TV sets, washing machines, monitors, air conditioners, refrigerators; IT & mobile communications, which covers HHPs, network systems, computers; Device Solutions, which consist of two units -- semiconductor and DP business units. The semiconductor unit of DS Division deals in the manufacturing and sale of DRAM, Mobile AP, NAND Flash; and the DP Unit deals with the manufacturing and sale of OLED Smartphone panels, LCD TV panels, monitor panels. Another division is Harman, which was acquired in 2017, that deals with the production of head units, speakers, telemetric, infotainment systems, and others.
Samsung Electronics has its presence in 74 countries with the strong team of 287,439 employees. CE and IM division (brand products) comprises of nine regional headquarters, the DS Division and Harman’s business division (component businesses) have five regional headquarters.
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