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About EUGENE

About EUGENE

History

EUGENE has expanded its business horizons to various fields over the past 60 years, transforming itself into one of Korea’s remarkable mid-size conglomerates.

Opening of a new chapter for EUGENE Group
by taking on new challenges

2013
Enerfarm established
Acquired Chuncheon Plant
Gunsan Plant established
Began distribution services for construction materials
Nanum Lotto designated as a commissioned operator for lottery business
Eugene AMC established
Korea Logistics approved for trucking transport business
EM Media founded Pororo Musical Company
2014
Launched the operation of Purunsol GC Pocheon
Eugene Superfreeze established
Won 1st place in the Environmentally-friendly Construction Grand Prix
Eugene Investment & Securities signed MOUs with Indonesia’s Valbury Securities and Thailand’s Aira Securities
Nanum Lotto won the Emerging Responsible Gaming Awards at the World Lottery Summit
Eugene Enerfarm established Namyangju Plant
Eugene Investment & Securities selected as the best fund seller for sixth consecutive years
2015
Head office moved to Eugene Bldg in Yeouido
Nanum Lotto held APLA(Asia Pacific Lottery Association) Regional Conference 2015 – Seoul, Korea
EM-Media changed its name to EUGENE M
Eugene Enlab established
Eugene Private Equity established
Eugene Investment & Securities, Business Partnership with Everbright Securities, China
Eugene Investment & Securities opened Trading Japanese stocks
2016
Eugene Investment & Securities opened Trading Shanghai-Hong Kong stocks
Home Interior Brand ‘HOMEDAY’ Launching

Repeating boundless growth by solidifying its key businesses and advancing into logistics industry

2007
Launched EUGENE’s integrated ERP system
Acquired and included Logen Corporation as its subsidiary
Andang Academic Scholarship Foundation established
Included Seoul Securities and its affiliates into EUGENE’s subsidiaries
Pyongtaek Plant established
Acquired Haengjeong Town Plant
Acquired Sejong Plant
Acquired Korea Logistics
Nanum Lotto established, launched sales of lotteries
2008
Seoul Securities changed its name to Eugene Investment & Securities
Included HiMart and its affiliates as subsidiaries
Opened Eugene MBA course
Merged Basic Materials Company and Korea Cement Company
2009
Eugene Corporation designated as a business for the Paju Quarrying Complex
HiMart secured 300 billion won of investments
2010
Eugene Childcare Center donated to Yonsei University
Opened an office in Abu Dhabi
Launched the operation of Purunsol GC Jangseong
Eugene Investment & Securities won the Compliance Award from the Korea Stock Exchange
Korea Logistics developed the integrated logistics management system (KLOS)
2011
HiMart listed on Korea Stock Exchange
Launched Eugene Human Resources Development Center
Eugene Investment & Securities signed MOU with Japan’s Aizawa Securities
2012
East Seoul Plant established

Laid the cornerstones for future growth by expanding areas of business, backed by substantive growth.

2000
Basic Material Company was designated as a venture company
Dreamcity Media Company secured investments (from AIG-Government of Singapore Investment Corporation)
2001
Broadband Solutions established
KS Quality Certification acquired for blast furnace slag powder of Basic Materials Company
2002
Eugene Corporation won the KS grand prize from Korea Standard Association
2004
EM Media established
Korea Cement Company acquired
2005
Eugene Corporation and Eugene Development Company agreed on merger
Anseong RMC plant established
Hyundai Development established
Acquired Dongcheon IDS
Acquired Asan Plant of Cheonan RMC
Acquired Seojin Business
Acquired Jigu Remicon
Acquired Samho RMC Company
Opened Eugene Academy
2006
Merged Isoon Inudstry and Isoon
Chuncheon RMC Plant established
Approved as a dominant shareholder for Seoul Securities by the Financial Service Commission
Basic Materials Company won the Chairman’s Award for National Environment Grand Prix
Selected as the Excellence Quality Company by the Korea Standard Association for two consecutive years

Laid the foundations needed to transition from the confectionary to the RMC business

1954
Daeheung Confectionary Company established
1969
Youngyang Confectionary Company established
1979
Eugene Development & Construction established
1984
Eugene Corporation established
1985
Incheon Ready-Mixed Concrete Plant established
KS Quality Certification acquired for ready-mixed concrete product
1989
Bucheon Ready-Mixed Concrete Plant established
Honam Ascon established
1990
Isoon Industrial Company established
Dangjin Industrial established
Suwon Ready-Mixed Concrete plant established
1991
Eugene Resources Company established
1992
Sihwa Asphalt Concrete Plant established
Namdong Ready-Mixed Concrete Plant established
Construction Business Headquarters established
1994
Eugene Development Company and Eugene Corporation listed on KOSDAQ
1995
Korea’s first Concrete Research Institute established
Namyangju, Gwangju Ready-Mixed Concrete Plant established
1996
Youngyang Confectionary acquired Jeju Nongyeon
Sosa Welfare Foundation established
1997
Dream City Media Company established
1998
Opened Eugene Childcare Center affiliated with Sosa Eugene Welfare Foundation
1999
Basic Materials Company established

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