STX Offshore 

“Market Cap $473 M As of May 2013

At a Glance
  • Industry: Heavy Equipment
  • Founded: 1973
  • Country: South Korea
  • CEO: Sang-Ho Shin
  • Website: www.stxship.co.kr
  • Employees: 3,149
  • Sales: $10.02 B
Forbes Lists

#1683 Global 2000

  • #942 in Sales
  • #1477 in Assets

STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. is a Korea-based company mainly engaged in the shipbuilding and offshore business. The company operates in five segments: merchant vessel, cruise, offshore and specialized vessel (OSV), vessel apparatus and other segment. The merchant vessel segment engages in the manufacture of liquefied natural gas (LNG) /liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carriers, container ships, tankers, very large ore carriers (VLOCs), bulk carriers as well as pure car and truck carriers. The OSV segment engages in the manufacture of offshore patrol vessels, corvettes and training ships. The vessel apparatus segment produces vessel engines, deck houses and others. The other segment specializes in the plant construction.”

*Information from Forbes.com

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