Overview

Innovation

Present ~ 2010 Breakthrough technology and innovative new products

  • 2014.

    Scheduled to complete L-Methionine plant in Malaysia.

  • 2013.

    Began Arginine production in Jombang.
    Completed the construction of a Lysine plant in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

  • 2012.

    Began MSG production in Jombang.
    Completed construction of a Lysine plant in Shenyang.

  • 2010.

    Developed Biotector.

Reinforcement of business

2009 ~ 1999 Established the Bio Division.

  • 2007.

    Started Tryptophan production in Pasuruan.
    Completed construction of a Lysine plant in Piracicaba, Brazil; Closed the Gimpo plant

  • 2006.

    Completed construction of a Nucleotide plant in Liao Cheng, China.

  • 2005.

    Completed construction of a Lysine plant in Liao Cheng, China.

  • 2000.

    Organization changed to BIO Business Unit.

  • 1999.

    Established BIO division.

Globalization

1997~1981

  • 1997.

    Completed the construction of a Nucleotide plant in Jombang, Indonesia.

  • 1996.

    Preliminary extension of Lysine in Pasuruan Plant (40,000 tons per year)

  • 1991.

    Completed construction of the Pasuruan Plant (Lysine 10,000 tons, MSG 10,000 tons).

  • 1988.

    Establishment of a local subsidiary in Indonesia (PT, CSI ; PT. CHEIL SAMSUNG INDONESIA)

Growth of the Business

1980 ~ 1971 Started producing complex flavor enhancers.

  • 1978.

    Completed construction of an organic fertilizer plant. Started the fertilizer business ( ~1991).

  • 1977.

    Developed Nucleotides (IMP, GMP) → Released Aimi (MSG + Nucleotide 0.5%)

Start of the Business

1970 ~ 1960 Started from MSG business.

  • 1968.

    Completed construction of the Gimpo Plant, Korea (MSG).

  • 1964.

    Took over Wonhyeong Industries: Commenced the production/sale of “Mipung (MSG)”.


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