Seeding opportunity, taking risks, and quick responses will allow for growth
Gwangmyeong Paint Company was established by President Ahn Do-hyeon, the founder of the company.
Obtained approval for KS Mark1979
Hanjin Chemical changed to a legally registered entity.
First-in-nation to develop UV-curable coating for plastic1986
Technology-shared to Japan’s Katshu Coatings
Obtained U.I mark (for P.C.B coating materials)
Obtained certification for its affiliated research institute (Ministry of Science and Technology)
Begin increasing market competitiveness through implantation of innovative technology
Ahn Seong-cheol took over as the 2nd president.
Formed technical partnership with DEVOE of the United States (vessel and heavy duty
Was designated as a small and medium business with technological advancement.
Received the Prime Minister’s Award for the Trade Day (No. 56664)1992
Transferred wood coating manufacturing technology to Indonesia
Manufactured and sold coatings for construction of 15 153,000-ton cargo vessels to Hyundai Heavy Industries1994
Established technical partnership with Milesi S.P.A of Italy for wood coatings1996
Formed technical partnership with Treffert of Germany for soluble coatings.
Was selected as one of the 200 leading companies in Gyeonggi-do (No. 96-121)
Formed technical partnership with AMERON of the United States (vessel and heavy duty coatings)
Certified to ISO 9001
Received the Million USD Export Tower award for the 34th Trade Day
Was selected as a model company for labormanagement cooperation
Applied AMERON’s globally patented PSX700 to the then newly established airport on Yeongjongdo Island
Was selected as a company with technical competence (Small and Medium Business Administration)
Was selected as a Promising Small and Medium Business fo
Expand market internationally and become a global company with top-level technology
Established technical partnership with GEN of Japan for musical instrument coatings
Opened an office in Shanghai, China
Established a new office and logistics warehouse in Yangsan2002
Established a automatic production line for wood coatings
100% expansion of facilities for production of vessels and heavy duty coatings
Received the 5 Million Export Tower award for the 39th Trade Day
Company name was changed to Hanjin Chemical through CIP2004
Certified to Sony Green Partner
Certified to ISO 14001
Received the 10 Million Export Tower award for the 41st Trade Day
Established Color Design Center
Obtained CCC (China Compulsory Certificate)
Opened a branch of Color Center and Logistics Base in Gumi
Established technical partnership with KUBOKO of Japan for metal (non-ferrous) coatings
Established Dream Color Works Design Center
Established Hanjin (Tianjin) Chemical Co., Ltd.
Established Hanjin (Huizhou) Chemical Co., Ltd.
Established a Hanjin Chemical branch in India
Established an office in Weihai, China
President Ahn Seong-cheol received the Presidential Prize for National Industry Development.
Registered as an ECO-Partner of Samsung Electronics Mobile Business Division
Was selected as a Small and Medium Business with Technical Innovation (INNO-BIZ)
Established a Hanjin Chemical branch in Vietnam
Established a Hanjin Chemical branch in Indonesia2012
Received the 20 Million Export Tower award for the 48th Trade Day
Established Shenzhen Design Center, China
Established a factory in Hanoi, Vietnam
Established Gupo Technical Support Center in Gumi2015
Established Design Color Works Doksan Design Center
Received an award for Long-lasting Business by the Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy
Received the 30 Million Export Tower award for the 52nd Trade Day
Entered into a partnership with graphenstone, a natural paint brand in Spain
Top-Prize at the 40th Annual National Productivity Award, Best-in-Class Economic Development Company
Approval for INNO-BIZ
Tax Day Award from Director of National Tax Service
Hanjin Indonesia Factory Built
Hanjin India Factory Expansion
Selection of national projects related to the development of energy smart films
Conductive polymer PEDOT: PSS mass production begins.
Registration of color SPEC for KIA tank model.