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- Who is the player?
LG Electronics is a leading South Korean provider of electronics products and appliances. It is part of the larger LG Corp holding structure, which includes other businesses such as LG Display (display technologies) and LG Chem (battery technologies). […].
- What are the player's strategies?
While LG Electronics enjoys a developed footprint in B2C sales thanks to its extensive consumer electronics portfolio, the company has been making efforts to improve its B2B performance. In 2018, LG Electronics introduced a new reporting segment, Business-to-Business, to provide more visibility into this aspect of its operations. […]
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
A key component of the larger LG Corp holding structure, which generates significant synergies (e.g. access to cutting-edge display tech from LG Display and battery tech from LG Chem) […]
Growing AI capabilities (e.g. recent release of its own AI chip) […]
Highly exposed to a single market, Korea, which accounted for more than a third of revenues in 2018 […]
Smartphone business continues to nosedive (-35.9% growth in 2017, -28.9% in 2018) […]
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators presented in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, Consolidated net profit and margin, R&D spending and ratio, Sales by segment, Sales performance by segment, Sales by region, Sales performance by region, Profitability ratios, Liquidity ratios, Solvency ratios and Free cash flow and capital expenditure.