Market Share by Product
|(According to the Company)|
|Product||FY ended Dec. 31, 2020||FY ended Dec. 31, 2019||FY ended Dec. 31, 2018|
(As of Dec. 31, 2020)
|Major Shareholders||Interest Ratio (%)|
|Lee, Sung Yeop||25.50|
|Lee, Choong Kon||14.14|
|Lee, Seung Hoon||11.94|
|Stanley Electric Co. Ltd||6.75|
-CHMSL (Center High Mounted Stop Lamp)
-Park Brake Lever
-Fuel Filler Cap
-Tie Rod End
-Outside Mirror (Outside Rear View Mirror)
FEM (Front End Module)
-AVM (Around View Monitoring)
-HUD (Head Up Display)
|May. 1954||The Company was established.|
|Nov. 1968||The Company's name was changed to Samlip Industrial Co., Ltd.|
|Feb. 1981||The Company conducted technical collaboration on headlamps with Stanley Electrics of Japan.|
|Feb. 1986||The Company opened R&D center.|
|Mar. 1986||The Company established Sungsan Corporation as a joint-venture with GM of USA.|
|Mar. 1987||The Company formed technical alliance dealing with head lamps with Lucas Co., Ltd. of UK.|
|Dec. 1987||The Company established Samlip Electric Co., Ltd.|
|Nov. 1988||The Company was listed on the Korea Stock Exchange.|
|Apr. 1994||The Company established Seobong Industrial Co., Ltd.|
|Aug. 1995||The Company established a joint venture, KDS Co., Ltd., with Delphi of USA.|
|Sep. 1995||The Company acquired ISO9001 certification.|
|Dec. 1997||The Company acquired QS9000 certification.|
|Oct. 1999||The Company acquired a company and renamed it Seobong Tech Co., Ltd.|
|Apr. 2000||The Company acquired Seogu Industrial Co., Ltd.|
|Oct. 2000||The Company established Samlip America, Inc.|
|Jan. 2001||The Company acquired ISO14001 certification.|
|Apr. 2002||The Company established a Joint-venture S.H.B. Automotive Module Co., Ltd. with HBPO GmbH of Germany.|
|Nov. 2002||The Company established Shanghai Samlip Huizhong Automotive Components Co., Ltd. in China.|
|Jan. 2003||The Company established Beijing Samlip Automotive Lighting Ltd. in China.|
|May. 2003||The Company acquired ISO/TS16949 certification.|
|Jul. 2003||The Company established Samlip Alabama, LLC in USA.|
|Sep. 2003||The Company established Samlip Tennessee, LLC in USA.|
|Oct. 2003||Samlip America Inc. of the U.S.A. became a holding company.|
|Jan. 2004||The Company established Shiyan Dongfeng-Samlip Autolighting Co., Ltd. in China.|
|Nov. 2004||The Company's name was changed from Samlip Industrial Co., Ltd. to SL Corporation.|
|Nov. 2004||The Company renamed Sungsan Corporation "SL Sungsan Corporation".|
|Nov. 2004||The Company renamed Sam Lip Electric Machinery Co., Ltd. "SL Lighting Corporation".|
|Nov. 2004||The Company renamed Seobong Industrial Co., Ltd. "SL Seobong Corporation".|
|Nov. 2004||The Company renamed Seogu Industrial Co., Ltd. "SL Lightec Corporation".|
|Nov. 2004||The Company renamed Samlip America Inc. "SL America Corporation".|
|Nov. 2004||The Company renamed Alabama, LLC "SL Alabama, LLC".|
|Nov. 2004||The Company renamed Samlip Tennessee, LLC "SL Tennessee, LLC".|
|Mar. 2005||The Company established SL Asia Pacific Holdings Co., Ltd. in Hong Kong.|
|Mar. 2005||The Company established SL Yantai Auto Lighting Co., Ltd. in China.|
|Sep. 2006||The Company established SL-Hella Slovakia s.r.o in Slovakia.|
|Oct. 2007||The Company absorbed SL Tech Corporation.|
|Mar. 2009||The Company established Samlip GmbH in Austria.|
|Apr. 2010||The Company absorbed SL Sungsan Corporation.|
|Aug. 2012||The Company established SL Poland Sp. z o. o in Poland.|
|Mar. 2013||The Company received QSTP award from GM 17 years in a row.|
|Dec. 2014||The Company established SL Thailand Co., Ltd. in Thailand.|
|Mar. 2015||The Company established SL Corporation Assessoria Empresari in Brasil.|
|Sep. 2017||The Company established Chongqing Qiachuan Samlip Automotive Lighting Ltd. in China.
|Nov. 2017||The Company established SL AP Private Limited in India.|
|Dec. 2019||The Company acquired 50 percent of the equity in HSL Electronics Corporation.|
|Jan. 2020||The company Acquired HSL Electronics Corporation.|
Supplemental Information 1
|General Motors Corporation
|-Established Sungsan Corporation on a 50-50 basis
-In Oct. 2004, SL Corporation made Sungsan Corporation a wholly-owned subsidiary.
-In Nov. 2004, Sungsan Corporation adopted a new corporate name, SL Sungsan Corporation.
-In Apr. 2010, SL Corporation absorbed SL Sungsan Corporation.
|-Established K.D.S Co., Ltd. on a 50-50 basis.|
|Hella-Behr Fahrzeugsysteme GmbH
|-Established S.H.B. Automotive Module Co., Ltd. on a 50-50 basis.|
|Shanghai Huizhong Automotive Mfg. Co., Ltd.
|-Established a joint-venture Shanghai Samlip Huizhong Automotive Components Co., Ltd.
The Company : 60.0%
Shanghai Huizhong Automotive Mfg. : 40.0%
|Hella KGaA Hueck & Co.
|-Established a joint-venture Beijing Samlip Automotive Lighting Ltd.
The Company : 51.0%
|Dongfeng Industrial Co., Ltd.
|-Established Shiyan Dongfeng-Samlip Autolighting Co., Ltd. on a 50-50 basis.|
|Hella Holdings s.r.o
|-Established a joint-venture SL-Hella Slovakia s.r.o.
The Company : 51.0%
Hella Holdings : 49.0%
|Stanley Electric Co., Ltd.
|-Renewed licensing agreement for five years; for manufacturing technology on automotive lamps
-Running royalty of JPY 5.40 million yen per year
|Chongqing Qinchuan Industry Group
|-Established a joint-venture Chongqing Qiachuan Samlip Automotive Lighting Ltd.
The Company : 50.0%
Chongqing Qinchuan Industry Group : 50.0%
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