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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Native name
삼성전자 주식회사
Hanja 三星電子株式會社
Revised Romanization Samseong Jeonja Jusikhoesa
Formerly Samsung Electric Industries (1969–1988)
Type Public
ISIN KR7005930003
Founded 13 January 1969; 52 years ago
Headquarters Samsung Digital City, Samsungno 129, Maetan-dong,


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Products See products listing
Revenue Decrease US$197.7 billion (2019)[2]
Increase US$23.8 billion (2019)[2]
Increase US$18.6 billion (2019)[2]
Total assets Increase US$302.5 billion (2019)[2]
Total equity Increase US$225.5 billion (2019)[2]
Owners Government of South Korea through National Pension Service (10.3%)[3]
Samsung Life Insurance (8.51%)[3]
Samsung C&T Corporation (5.01%)[3]
Estate of Lee Kun-hee (4.18%)[3]
Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance (1.49%)[3]
Number of employees
287,439 (2019)[4]
Parent Samsung
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Samsung Electronics quarterly results
CE: Consumer Electronics
DS: Device Solutions
IM: IT & Mobile communications

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (Korean삼성전자Hanja三星電子RRSamsung Jeonja; lit. “tristar electronics”, sometimes shortened to SEC and stylized as SΛMSUNG) is a South Korean multinational electronics company headquartered in the Yeongtong District of Suwon.[1] It is the pinnacle of the Samsung chaebol, accounting for 70% of the group’s revenue in 2012.[5] Samsung Electronics has played a key role in the group’s corporate governance due to circular ownership.[6] Samsung Electronics has assembly plants and sales networks in 74 countries and employs around 290,000 people.[4] It is majority-owned by foreign investors.[7][8] It is the world’s largest manufacturer of consumer electronics by revenue.[9] As of 2019, Samsung Electronics is the world’s second largest technology company by revenue, and its market capitalization stood at US$520.65 billion, the 12th largest in the world.[10]

Samsung is a major manufacturer of electronic components such as lithium-ion batteriessemiconductorsimage sensorscamera modules and displays for clients such as AppleSonyHTC and Nokia.[11][12] It is the world’s largest manufacturer of mobile phones and smartphones, started with the original Samsung Solstice[13] and later, the popularity of its Samsung Galaxy line of devices.[14] The company is also a major vendor of tablet computers, particularly its Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab collection, and regarded for developing the phablet market with the Samsung Galaxy Note family of devices.[15] It has also developed 5G capable smartphones including the Galaxy S20 and Galaxy Note 20 and foldable phones including the Galaxy Fold. Samsung has been the world’s largest television manufacturer since 2006,[16] and the world’s largest manufacturer of mobile phones since 2011.[17] It is also the world’s largest memory chip manufacturer[18] and, from 2017 to 2018, had been the largest semiconductor company in the world, briefly dethroning Intel, the decades-long champion.[19]

In 2012, Kwon Oh-hyun was appointed the company’s CEO, but announced in October 2017 that he would resign in March 2018, citing an “unprecedented crisis”.[20][21][22] As of March 2018, the company maintains a three-CEO layout, with Ki Nam Kim, Hyun Suk Kim, and Dong Jin Koh.[23] It has also had HC Hong as a separate CEO for Southeast Asia since 2015.[24][better source needed]

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