Company Information

CEO

History

Take-off Stage

2011 ~ Present

2017. 05.

Construction completion ceremony held for the headquarters of ECOPRO BM Co., Ltd. and factory 4

2015. 12.

Celebration event held for achievement of KRW 0.1 trillion in sales for the first time since foundation

2013. 06.

First Award of Industrial Technology received for high-nickel cathode materials

  • 2017
    • 06

      Corporation (ECOPRO GEM) financed
      and acquired as a subsidiary

    • 03

      Subsidiary (ECOPRO BM) selected as World Class 300

    • 03

      Cathode material factory 4 is completed

  • 2016
    • 06

      Subsidiary (ECOPRO BM) attracts investment
      (KRW 50 billion; capital: KRW 30 billion/bonds: KRW 20 billion)

    • 05

      Battery business spun off and
      new corporation established (ECOPRO BM)

  • 2015
    • 12

      KRW 0.1 trillion in sales achieved for first time since foundation

    • 10

      Cathode material factory 3 is completed

  • 2014
    • 07

      Contracted to supply large volume of
      GHG reduction equipment (Samsung Electronics)

  • 2013
    • 11

      NCM111 nonexclusive patent license obtained (3M)

    • 08

      Supply of high-nickel cathode materials commences (SONY)

  • 2012
    • 06

      New factory acquired (587-40 Gwahaksaneop 2-ro, Ochang-eup,
      Cheongwon-gu, Cheongju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do, Korea)

    • 06

      2012 U.S. R&D AWARD received for cathode material CSG
      for electric vehicles

  • 2011
    • 11

      KRW 30 million Export Tower Award received

Growth Stage

1998 ~ 2010

2010. 02.

Participates in SEMICON KOREA 2010 with booth

2009. 07.

Construction completion ceremony held for Cathode Active Material factory 2

1998. 10.

ECOPRO Co., LTD. founded

  • 2010
    • 12

      2010 Korea Technology Awards received
      for high-capacity catalytic
      GHG reduction technology

  • 2009
    • 12

      Supply of GHG reduction equipment commences
      (Samsung Electronics)

    • 08

      Supply of chemical filters commences (Samsung Electronics)

    • 07

      Cathode material factory 2 is completed

  • 2008
    • 09

      Supply of high-nickel cathode materials commences
      (Samsung SDI)

    • 03

      Cathode material factory 1 is completed

  • 2007
    • 07

      Listed on public stock exchange (KOSDAQ Market Committee)

    • 01

      Selected as WORLD CLASS COMPANY
      (by Small and medium Business Corporation, SBC)

  • 2006
    • 09

      Selected as 2006 energy resources new technology
      for PFC GAS SCRUBBER

    • 01

      Supply of high-nickel precursor commences
      (Cheil Industries, Inc.)

  • 2005
    • 12

      Supply of chemical filters commences (Hynix)

  • 2004
    • 10

      Advances into cathode materials business with
      the co-development of ultra-high volume
      cathode active material

    • 04

      Grand prize received in MK Best Venture Awards

  • 2002
    • 07

      Headquarters moved
      (Ochang-eup, Cheongwon-gu, Cheongju-si, Chungbuk, Korea)

  • 2001
    • 06

      R&D on PFC catalyst starts

  • 1998
    • 10

      ECOPRO Co., LTD. founded