010130.KS - Korea Zinc Company, Ltd.

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Korea Zinc Company, Ltd.

Young Poong Building 542
Gangnam-Daero Gangnam-gu
South Korea
82 2 519 3416

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryIndustrial Metals & Minerals
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Yun Birm ChoiPres & CEON/AN/A1975
Mr. Jung-Man SuhChief of Staff & MDN/AN/A1960
Mr. Sung-Soo JeonChief of Onsan Refinery, MD & Director of Management Support DivisionN/AN/A1964
Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in KRW.


Korea Zinc Co., Ltd. operates as a general non-ferrous metal smelting company primarily in South Korea. The company offers zinc slab ingots, alloy jumbo blocks, anode ingots, and die cast ingots for use in galvanized steel plates, steel pipes and wires, color steel plates, automobile parts, machine/electronic parts, anti-corrosion paints, etc. It also provides lead and lead alloy ingots used in automobile and industrial batteries, electric wire coatings, radiation shielders for batteries, anti-corrosion paints, etc.; and copper for use in copper plates, pipes, wires, as well as bronze, etc. In addition, the company offers gold used in semiconductors, PCBs, electrically conducting materials, jewelries, coins, etc.; and silver for use in electronic products, cameras, X-ray films, jewelries, etc. Further, it provides other rare metals, including indium, bismuth, antimony, antimony trioxide, cadmium, tellurium, cobalt, cadmium sticks, gallium, selenium, etc.; sulfuric acid used in inorganic chemicals, metal refining, steel making, and spinning and weaving, as well as in chemical and fertilizer, fiber, and paper manufacturing industries; electronic grade sulfuric acid used for cleaning and etching in semiconductor manufacturing process; and oleum used in nitro compounds, dye stuffs, chloro sulfonic acid, blasting powder, and oxidation. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Corporate Governance

Korea Zinc Company, Ltd.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.