SK Innovation
[SK Innovation's Q1 2022 Financial Results] Recording sales of KRW 16.26 trillion and operating profit of KRW 1.65 trillion
2022.04.29
■ Evenly improved performance in all business areas backed by inventory-related gains of the refining business due to a sharp rise in refining margin and rise in oil prices, and profit increase in the E&P business – In particular, due to the QoQ increase in the export volume, the refining business achieved operating profit of ...
SK Innovation held the first Global Communication Coordinators Workshop to discuss ESG tasks for 2022
2022.04.19
  In early April, about 30 global staff from 10 countries in Europe and Asia joined the Headquarters staff in Korea for the first Communication Coordinators Workshop of SK Innovation. The workshop was conducted online in April 6th and 7th, divided by two sessions – English and Korean.   At the beginning of the event, ...
Samsung Securities expects SK Innovation to record earning surprise in Q1 2022
2022.04.18
  In the earnings report for April 18, Samsung Securities analyst Cho Hyun-ryul expects, “SK Innovation’s Q1 2022 operating profit is going to reach KRW 1,301.8 billion, probably exceeding recently raised consensus by 28%. This earnings surprise derives from the sharp rise in oil prices and bolstered refining margin caused by Russia-Ukraine War.” He suggested ...
SK Innovation将于4月18日至29日举行全球性的“山海真美”捡跑周
2022.04.14
▲ 4月11日,SK Innovation法定代表兼副总裁金俊和公司新成员们在首尔市钟路区一带进行了捡跑活动。- 本活动中,各成员严格遵守了新冠疫情防疫规定。   | SK Innovation法定代表兼副总裁金俊宣布2022年“山海真美”捡跑周   4月11日,SK Innovation法定代表兼副总裁金俊 在首尔市钟路区一带进行了“山海真美”环保捡跑活动。“山海真美”是为了解决日益严重的废塑料垃圾问题SK Innovation宣传的实践性ESG活动之一。其旨在从废塑料垃圾保护“山”和“海”,打造“真”正“美”丽的地球。   此次金俊法定代表兼副总裁的捡跑活动包含了很多意义。其中最重要的是今年宣布的“山海真美环保捡跑周”。“山海真美捡跑周”是为了广泛激发环保意识,韩国国内各事业场以及海外法人、工厂、分公司等大部分工厂从4月18日到4月29日集中开展活动的期间。   为此,金俊法定代表兼副总裁首先亲自参与本次捡跑活动,引领管理层,领导层的率先垂范,还通过激活SK Innovation的优秀企业文化之一的成员志愿活动,表示成功推进本次捡跑活动的意志。   当天,金俊法定代表兼副总裁表示“废塑料导致的环境问题是全球性的,嘱咐海外分公司也积极参加该活动”,同时强调“通过超越泛国民、全球性的应对,可以结出变化之成果”。   为了提高海外成员和各地居民的积极参与和本次捡跑活动扩散至全球 SK Innovation完成了国际命名工作。用英文的国家,活动名通用结合“Environment”和“Running”的“EnviRun for the Earth”。华语圈则使用“山海真美”,并用“健康慢跑,文明拾光”这一口号。   ▲ 各国语言的山海真美官方徽标和象征图案   该活动始于企业成员的参与,为了地球环境和未来,泛国民认识改善和推广实践行动,计划开展比去年扩大规模的泛国民活动。   去年,韩国国内共16万名以上市民参加了捡跑活动,走了环绕地球8圈的行程,收集了240吨以上的废塑料和垃圾。今年,SK Innovation将积极扩大活动范围,鼓励30万以上韩国国内市民参加山海真美活动。   | CEO和新成员的有意义的时刻   11日,与金俊法定代表兼副总裁一同参加捡跑活动的是今年年初入职的新成员们。   ▲ 4月11日,SK Innovation法定代表兼副总裁金俊和新员工在首尔市钟路区一带进行了捡跑活动。   当天是新员工入职第100天的日子。捡跑结束后,金俊法定代表兼副总裁把100天纪念米糕分给参加活动的新成员,表示了祝贺:“年初只能在线上祝贺入职,感到很遗憾。不过与大家首次见面时能祝贺各位入职100天,还能一起参加山海真美捡跑活动,觉得很有意义。”他还强调,“希望各位积极展开包括捡跑在内的实践性ESG活动,带头扩大旨在创造环保社会价值的循环经济。”   ▲ (左)4月11日,金俊法定代表兼副总裁和新员工在首尔市钟路区一带参加捡跑活动后合影留念。/(右)捡跑活动后,金俊法定代表兼副总裁向新员工表达感言。     本活动之前,SK Geo Centric (SKGC)总裁罗庚秀也于4月6日在首尔与新成员参加了捡跑活动。在捡跑活动中,罗庚秀总裁和新员工还就塑料回收利用技术等SK ...
SK Innovation to hold EnviRun Plogging Week from April 18 to 29 worldwide
2022.04.14
▲ On April 11, Kim Jun, Vice Chairman & CEO of SK Innovation, participated in plogging activity in the areas around Jongno-gu, Seoul, with the new members of the company. – The following event was held in strict compliance with COVID-19 disease prevention measures.   | CEO’s activity to signal Plogging Week from April 18 ...
The story behind the heroes of SK Energy’s Warm Mix Asphalt Concrete External Project Methodology
2022.04.12
  SK Energy’s efforts toward the goal of Net Zero has recently been recognized by the Ministry of Environment. The Emission Certification Committee of the Ministry of Environment (MOE) approved SK Energy’s “Measures to reduce fuel and greenhouse gases by producing a composite material of warm mix asphalt* (WMA) and concrete (hereafter, Ascon**),” developed for ...
SK Innovation becomes the first in the Korean petrochemical and refinery industry to attain the CORSIA Verifier Certification
2022.04.11
■ SK Innovation can now verify the greenhouse gas emissions in accordance with Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA). – In compliance with the resolution of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), nine domestic airlines are required to verify their greenhouse gas emissions for their international flight service. ■ SK Innovation plans ...
SK Innovation announced to increase corporate value by adding a new portfolio at The 15th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
2022.03.31
■ On March 31st (KST), SK Innovation held The 15th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders at SK Building in Jongno-gu, Seoul. ■ New nominations were made for Jang Dong-hyun as Non-standing Director, Kim Tae-jin as Non-Executive Director and Member of the Audit Committee, and Park Jin-hei as Non-Executive Director. ■ “SK Innovation will buckle down to push ahead ...
[Interview] SK Innovation executives talk about plans in 2022, the first year of Financial Story execution ⑪ Head of SK Innovation Institute of Environmental Science & Technology Lee Seong-jun: “We are strengthening development of technologies that solve carbon issue and preparing for a new R&D center in the U.S.”
2022.03.29
▲ Lee Seong-jun, Head of SK Innovation Institute of Environmental Science & Technology   Q1. In terms of Financial Story implementation, SK Innovation Institute of Environmental Science & Technology already started making some changes, including altering the organization’s name last year. What is your resolution for 2022 as Head of SK Innovation Institute of Environmental ...
Global EV sales to continue upward trend in 2022, and SK Innovation’s tactics to serve the market
2022.02.07
  “In 2021, almost 6.5 million new passenger plug-in electric cars were registered globally, which is about 108% more than the 3.1 million in 2020.” These are the numbers mentioned in the latest report released on Feb 2 by InsideEVs, quoting EV-Volumes data. It is undeniable that the world is taking big shift into electric vehicles ...
Securities industry says “SK Innovation is gaining the momentum for revaluation of its battery business”
2022.02.03
  Hwang Gyu-won, a researcher at Yuanta Securities, said in a report on February 3, “SK Innovation’s battery business is expected to undergo revaluation due to three fundamental improvements,” and suggested a target stock price of KRW 410,000 won for SK Innovation.   In the report, researcher Hwang explained three reasons for the turn-up of ...
[SK Innovation’s 2021 Financial Results] Operating profit hit KRW 1.7656 trillion with improvements in the core businesses. EV battery business achieved annual sales of KRW 3 trillion, accelerating its growth
2022.01.27
■ KRW 46.8429 trillion for annual sales and KRW 1.7656 trillion for operating profit in 2021 – Along with the increase of the oil price, significant improvements in the profit margin of petrochemicals/lubricants contributed to the turnaround of operational profit ■ For the first time, the battery business broke through the KRW trillion ceiling in ...