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Milestones

This page introduces the history of LG Display.

2013 ~ 현재

2013 ~ Present

Powerful Advancement for Globalization

Worlds first 65-inch UHD Rollable OLED Display

2018
  • 01 Developed World’s First 88-inch 8K OLED Display & Worlds first 65-inch UHD Rollable OLED Display
2017
  • 09 Began mass production of the 5th Gen. OLED light in Gumi, Korea
  • 08 Began mass production of the 6th Gen. plastic OLED in Gumi, Korea
  • 07 Began mass production of module assembly plant in Hai Phong, Vietnam
  • 06 Develops Worlds First 77-inch Flexible and Transparent OLED Display
  • 01 Develops World’s First QHD+ LCD with 18:9 Aspect Ratio for Smartphones
2016
  • 10 Achieved DJSI(Dow Jones Sustainability Indices) world index 2016
2015
  • 12 Took over OLED lighting business from LG Chem
  • 04 Began mass production of 5.5-inch QHD LCD panel with AIT technology
2014
  • 12 Began mass production at E4, an OLED production line, in Paju, Korea
  • 10 Developed the world’s narrowest 0.7mm bezel FHD LCD panel for smartphones
  • 09 Began mass production of the world’s first circular plastic OLED panel
  • 09 Staged opening ceremony for the 8.5th Gen. LCD panel plant in Guangzhou, China
  • 07 Developed the world's first 18-inch flexible and transparent OLED panels
  • 06 Received the '2014 Best in Show' Award from SID for 55-inch, 65-inch, and 77-inch curved Ultra HD OLED TV panel
2013
  • 12 Developed the world's first 105-inch curved Ultra HD LCD panel for TVs
  • 10 Began mass production of the world's first 6-inch flexible OLED panel for mobile devices
  • 09 Received the 'Best Workplace Award' from the Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency(KOSHA)
  • 01 Received Authorized Economic Operator(AEO) AAA certification from the Korea Customs Service
2004 ~ 2012

2004 ~ 2012

Extreme Challenge for No. 1

Developed the world's first 4 inch full color flexible OLED

2012
  • 07 Selected to lead the government-sponsored project to develop transparent and flexible displays as designated by the Ministry of Knowledge Economy
  • 06 Received the '2012 Best in Show' Award from SID for 55-inch OLED TV panel
  • 06 Began mass production at P9, an LCD fabrication plant, in Paju, Korea
  • 03 Established Nanumnuri, the first company for the handicapped
2011
  • 12 Developed the world’s first 55-inch OLED TV panel
  • 12 Received the 'KRW 15 billion Export Tower' Award from the Korea International Trade Association(KITA) in the 48th Trade Day
  • 11 Received the Grand Prize of FORTUNE's 'Great Place to Work of 2011'
2010
  • 12 Received the Grand Prize from Korean President Lee Myung-bak  for successful mutual cooperation with small- and mid-size companies
  • 07 Received UN certification on Clean Development Mechanism(CDM) operations
  • 01 Developed the world’s largest 19-inch E-paper
2009
  • 03 Began mass production at P8 in Paju, Korea
2008
  • 03 Changed corporate name to LG Display Co., Ltd.
2007
  • 12 Began mass production at assembly plant in Guangzhou, China
  • 11 Developed dirt-resistant LCD panel for notebook PCs
  • 05 Developed the world’s first 14.1-inch color flexible E-Paper
  • 02 Began mass production at assembly plant in Wroclaw, Poland
  • 01 Developed 42-inch LCD panel for TVs with 19.8mm thickness
  • 01 Developed 2.4-inch LCD panel for mobile devices with the world's narrowest 1mm bezel
  • 01 Received designition of 100-inch Full HD LCD panel as one of top 10 new technologies in Korea
2006
  • 04 Staged opening ceremony for Display Cluster in Paju, Korea
  • 03 Developed the world’s first and largest 100-inch Full HD LCD pane
  • 01 Began mass production at P7 in Paju, Korea
2005
  • 05 Received Gold Award of ‘2005 Display of the Year’ from SID(Society of Information Display) for 55-inch LCD panel for TVs
2004
  • 10 Developed the world’s first and largest 20.1-inch LTPS AMOLED panel
  • 08 Began mass production at P6 in Gumi, Korea
  • 07 Became the first Korean company concurrently listed on both the Korea Exchange (KRX) and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
  • 03 Staged ground-breaking ceremony for Display Cluster and P7 in Paju, Korea
1997 ~ 2003

1997 ~ 2003

Growth and Development for the Best

Began mass production from Nanjing No. 1 Module Plant in China

2003
  • 10 Developed the world’s first 55-inch LCD panel for HD TVs
  • 05 Began mass production at assembly plant in Nanjing, China
  • 05 Began mass production at P5 in Gumi, Korea
2002
  • 12 Developed the world's first 52-inch LCD panel for HD TVs
  • 11 Developed the world's first 20.1-inch LTPS(Low Temperature Poly Sillicon) LCD panel
  • 10 Developed the world's first 42-inch LCD panel for HD TVs
  • 03 Began mass production at P4 in Gumi, Korea
2001
  • 03 Developed the world’s first 12.1-inch transflective LCD panel
2000
  • 06 Developed the world’s first 20.1-inch LCD panel for TVs
  • 04 Began mass production at P3 in Gumi, Korea
1999
  • 08 Launched LG.Philips LCD Co., Ltd., a joint venture between LG Electronics and Royal Philips Electronics
1998
  • 12 Took over TFT-LCD related business assets from LG Electronics and LG Semicon
  • 11 Changed corporate name to LG LCD Co., Ltd.
1997
  • 12 Began mass production at P2 in Gumi, Korea
  • 01 Changed corporate name to LG Soft Co., Ltd.
1997 ~ 2003

1985 ~ 1995

Laying the Ground for Best Display Products

Began the development of TFT-LCD at Lucky-Goldstar

1985
~ 1995
  • 1995.01 Began mass production of TFT-LCD at P1, the first fabrication plant, in Gumi, Korea
  • 1995.01 Changed corporate name to LG Software Co., Ltd.
  • 1993.09 Launched LCD business division within Goldstar
  • 1990.03 Established Anyang R&D Center
  • 1987.01 Began TFT-LCD R&D at Goldstar R&D Center
  • 1985.02 Established Goldstar Software Co., Ltd.

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