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Samsung Electronics

MANAGEMENT

  • Ki Nam Kim,
    Vice Chairman & CEO

    Device Solutions

  • Hyun Suk Kim,
    President & CEO

    Consumer Electronics

  • Dong Jin Koh,
    President & CEO

    IT & Mobile Communications

Financial Performance * Based on the consolidated financial statement in FY 2020 (KRW Trillion)

Revenue

236.8

Operating Profit

36.0

Net Profit

26.4

R&D Expenditure

21.2

MAIN BUSINESS AREAS

  • Consumer Electronics Division

    • Visual Display Business

    • Digital Appliances Business

    • Health & Medical Equipment Business

  • IT & Mobile Communications Division

    • Mobile Communications Business

    • Networks Business

  • Device Solutions Division

    • Memory Business

    • System LSI Business

    • Foundry Business

Leading Innovation

Samsung Electronics presents its “Intelligence of Things” vision with its investment and leadership in AI, 5G & 6G, Automotive Electronics.

  • Artificial
    Intelligence

  • 5G & 6G

  • Automotive
    Electronics

  • A Wide Range of
    Robotics

MARKET LEADERSHIP

Samsung leads the market across various categories.

  • TV
  • MOBILE PHONES
  • SMARTPHONES
  • MEMORY(DRAM · NAND Flash · SSD)
  • DIGITAL SIGNAGE
  • REFRIGERATORS
  • SIM CARD IC
  • DISPLAY DRIVER IC

GLOBAL NETWORK

A total of 267,937 employees work across Samsung’s global network. (as of December 2020)

  • 267,937Employees
  • more than230Global Bases
  • 74Countries
  • 15Regional Offices
  • 36Production Sites
  • 39R&D Centers
  • 7Design Centers
  • 53Sales Offices

Encouraging Creativity

Samsung offers various programs for its employees to develop innovative business ideas.

C-Lab (Creative Lab), one of Samsung’s primary innovation programs, helps employees nurture creative business ideas. Since its launch in 2012, the program has facilitated: (as of June 2021)

  • 319projects
  • 52spin-off companies

MOSAIC is an internal platform where employees can share innovative ideas and cooperate with one another. Since its launch in 2014, it has reached and produced: (as of May 2021)

  • 100,000website visits per day
  • 149,000ideas that have gone on to be patented or become the basis of new business or research

Green Management

Samsung announced the Environmental Declaration in 1992 and
established its Green Management Value System in 2008.

  • PHILOSOPHY

    We contribute to the prosperity of human life and the conservation of the environment by conducting business activities that respect humanity and nature.

  • VISION

    • Provide Green Experience, Creating Sustainable Future
    • Provide customers with new eco-conscious experiences and lead the way to a sustainable future for the global community through innovative and eco-conscious products and technologies

Climate Actions

  • Accomplishments in 2020
    Future Plans
  • Use of
    Renewable Energy
    100%
    (US, Europe, China)
    Continue to Expand the Use of
    Renewable Energy
  • Reduction in CO₂e Emissions in the Product Use Phase
    301 million tonnes
    (cumulative from 2009)
    Continue to Reduce
    the Power Consumption
    in Key Products

Circular Economy

  • Accomplishments in 2020
    Future Plans
  • Waste from
    manufacturing sites
    95% recycled
    Acquire Zero Waste to Landfill Certification for All Manufacturing Sites
  • Collected E-waste
    4.54 million tonnes
    (cumulative from 2009)
    7.5 million tonnes
    (cumulative from 2009 to 2030)
  • Use of Recycled Plastics
    276 thousand tonnes
    (cumulative from 2009)
    250 thousand tonnes
    (cumulative from 2021 to 2030)

Climate Actions

  • Use of
    Renewable Energy
    Accomplishments in 2020
    100%
    (US, Europe, China)
    Future Plans
    Continue to Expand the Use of
    Renewable Energy
  • Reduction in CO₂e Emissions in the Product Use Phase
    Accomplishments in 2020
    301 million tonnes
    (cumulative from 2009)
    Future Plans
    Continue to Reduce
    the Power Consumption
    in Key Products

Circular Economy

  • Waste from
    manufacturing sites
    Accomplishments in 2020
    95% recycled
    Future Plans
    Acquire Zero Waste to Landfill Certification for All Manufacturing Sites
  • Collected E-waste
    Accomplishments in 2020
    4.54 million tonnes
    (cumulative from 2009)
    Future Plans
    7.5 million tonnes
    (cumulative from 2009 to 2030)
  • Use of Recycled Plastics
    Accomplishments in 2020
    276 thousand tonnes
    (cumulative from 2009)
    Future Plans
    250 thousand tonnes
    (cumulative from 2021 to 2030)
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