Pusan, South Korea
YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1945
REVENUE: $335 million
• Decorative coatings
• Industrial coatings
• Marine and protective coatings
Ki-suk Woo, chairman and CEO; Gyeong Tai Shin, president; Managing directors: Sang Kun Lee; Jae Hui Kim; Dong Hyeon Cho; Seung Hwan Shin.
Kangnam Jevisco offers a range of products, including architectural coatings for concrete, plaster, slate and cement mortar surfaces, as well as for vehicles, machinery, buildings, glass and furniture; general industrial coatings for various applications, such as wood, steel furniture, electric home appliance, machinery, engineering plastics, steel products and decorative home appliance; wood coatings for furniture, general wooden materials, and musical instruments; and powder coatings for decoration and protection, interior use, home appliances, and architectural use. The company, which was founded in 1945, was formerly known as Kunsul Chemical Industrial Co. Ltd. It was announced in December 2015 that, in celebration of its 70th anniversary, the company would change its name to Kangnam Jevisco, and would be called Jevisco.