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SK’s booth selected as the best exhibition at CES 2022 by Exhibitor Media Group
2022.04.01
▲ Visitors wait in line to enter SK’s Green Forest Pavilion at CES 2022   In March, Exhibitor Media Group, an American company leading in the field of exhibition events, conducted an evaluation on 2,300 corporate exhibition halls at CES 2022, which held in Las Vegas in early January this year. 20 most impressive stands ...
[Interview] SK Innovation executives talk about plans in 2022, the first year of Financial Story execution ⑩ Head of Ulsan Complex, Yoo Jae-young “SK Innovation's Heart, Ulsan CLX will Evolve into a ‘Green Plant’”
2022.03.16
▲ Head of SK Innovation Ulsan Complex, Jaeyoung Yoo   Q1. SK Innovation Ulsan Complex(hereinafter, Ulsan CLX) is referred to as the heart of SK Innovation. As the head of Ulsan CLX, what is your specific vision for 2022, the first year of implementing the Financial Story?   Despite the fact that COVID 19 discouraged ...
[SKinno People] Ishiyama Hiromi & Park Hyo-myung, SK Geo Centric Japan [JP/EN]
2022.02.16
    Talking about Japan, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Cherry blossom? Kimono? Sushi? Anime?   For us, we can’t talk about Japan without mentioning our beloved coworkers at SK Geo Centric Japan, which has office located in Midtown Hibiya, Tokyo.   This time, we have invited two guests working ...
[1 minute innovation] Coming soon: SK to present carbon reduction story at CES 2022
2022.01.03
CES, the world’s largest IT and home appliance expo where you can meet new technologies for future industries at a glance, will be held in Las Vegas, USA from January 5 to 7 (PST). Last year, the event was held online only due to COVID-19, but this year it will be a both virtual and ...
SK Innovation’s strategies and direction in the fast growing EV market
2021.12.15
  ㅣBattery business expansion strategy based on regions   While Europe and China have pushed the EV market forward, the proportion of EV sales in total automotive sales in the United States was just 10.4 % in the third quarter of 2021. However, as the Biden administration seeks to introduce relevant legislation, such as an ...
SK Innovation’s strategies to win the European market, where an electric model became the best-selling car for the first time in September this year
2021.12.02
  | New milestone: an electric model became the best-selling car in Europe market for the first time   In recent year, it is no longer or shocking news that corporates declared carbon neutrality declarations, and governments announced related policies to achieve Net Zero target one after another. Consequently, more and more electric vehicles are ...
SK Innovation enthralls global talents for the future vision of decarbonization
2021.10.05
■ SK Innovation’s Global Forum 2021 aims to reinforce the network with renowned American universities/institutions and secure global talents to sharpen the competitive edges for ESG based new businesses ■ CEO of SK Innovation Kim Jun hosted the forum and emphasize, “What matters most in a transformative innovation ‘Carbon to Green’ is to secure technological competence/core talents ...
SK Innovation and Ford invest $11.4 billion to seize the top position in U.S. battery market via BlueOvalSK
2021.09.28
■ Announced an investment plan for their joint venture BlueOvalSK’s factories in Tennessee and Kentucky on Sep. 27, 2021 (US local time) – Ford Executive Chair Bill Ford, Ford President and CEO Jim Farley, Governors of Tennessee and Kentucky, President of SK Innovation’s Battery Business Jee Dong-seob will attend the event ■ The investment by two companies ...
SK Innovation confirms to spin-off battery and E&P divisions, to be inaugurated on October 1st respectively
2021.09.16
■ The agenda to separate the battery and oil exploration & production (E&P) businesses was passed at a 80.2% of approval rate at the extraordinary shareholders’ meeting today – The decision will unleash the potential and lay the foundation for the growth of the company’s battery and oil exploration and production businesses (E&P)   ■ ...
Mangroves and COVID-19: Global environmental problems are part of the same story (by Jeffrey A. McNeely, former Chief Scientist of IUCN)
2021.08.13
  In late 2019 the COVID-19 virus attacked a world made vulnerable to the pandemic by globalization of trade and travel, effects of climate change, resource over-exploitation, and biodiversity loss. Mangrove ecosystems suffered from this convergence of environmental problems but also presented innovative opportunities to address them.   While the human health and economic impacts ...
SK Incheon Petrochem members share good vibes through music
2021.06.15
  A good company is not merely a place with good business performance, but it also has to have a good culture, where every member is respected given chances to grow and contributing to the community. SK Incheon Petrochemical, a subsidiary of SK Innovation, is making leading examples of being one with various activities initiated ...
SK Innovation uses green loan to expand EV battery manufacturing in Europe
2021.06.09
■ Sucessfully received green loan from the Export-Import Bank of Korea to fund the construction of the second EV battery plant in Hungary – Secured large, long-term funds from government-run banks on favorable financial terms ■ Recognized for the eco-friendy battery business with successful green financing every year since 2019   SK Innovation succeeded in receiving a ...