Company Overview


1996 Establishment
Establishment of a Logistics

In 1996, Lotte Logistics, the Group's first logistics
company was founded.
In the wake of new distribution businesses with
the emergence of convenience stores, marts,
and supermarkets, Lotte Logistics introduced its
own logistics service, with 7-Eleven as its first

  • 1996

    Establishment of Lotte Logistics

1998 ~ 2006 Beginning Period
Provided logistics services to
all distribution companies
in the Group

It not only expanded the logistics service
that started with convenience stores
to include Lotteria, marts, and
supermarkets, but also provided logistics
services within all of the distribution areas,
including the logistics of,
Korea's first e-commerce company,
to become a leading logistics company
in Korea.

  • 1998

    Launched Lotteria logistics service

  • 1999

    Launched Lotte Mart logistics service

  • 2000

    Launched logistics service

  • 2001

    Launched Lotte Supermarket logistics service

2007 ~ 2016 Growth Period
Expansion of domestic logistics
market and advancement
into overseas markets

Beyond the distribution sector, the company
expanded its service scope to the entire
industry, including the Group’s food, chemicals
and manufacturing, while also entering the 3PL
market—a non-group client—to embrace
a full-fledged growth period. The company
invested heavily in infrastructure in order to
strengthen its logistics capabilities,
established overseas subsidiaries,
and created a bridgehead to expand
its global businesses.

  • 2007

    Expanded logistics in the Group’s food, chemical,
    and manufacturing businesses

  • 2009

    Entered the 3PL market

    Established overseas bases

    • Established a subsidiary in China in 2009
    • Established a subsidiary in Indonesia in 2010
    • Established a subsidiary in Vietnam in 2015
    • Established a subsidiary in Kazakhstan in 2016
  • 2010

    Invested in large-scale logistics infrastructure

    • Acquired and opened Icheon Distribution Center
    • Opened Gimpo Online Center
2016 ~ 2018 Re-Launch Period
Advancing forward as a
comprehensive logistics company

At the heart of the logistics business lies the
Last Mile Capability, directly pertaining to
courier service. Through the acquisition of
Hyundai Logistics, Korea's leading courier
company, we have provided the impetus to lay
foundations for becoming a comprehensive
logistics company. With the new mission of
Lotte Global Logistics, we launched a fresh
brand called Lotte Courier. We have come to
own business channels in all areas of
distribution from the initial site of production
to the final last mile of delivery.

  • Acquired Hyundai Logistics

    • Participated in the courier business
      (launched new brand, Lotte Courier)
    • Extensively expanded overseas network
      (4 → 18 overseas companies)
  • 2017

    Established Lotte Logistics Research Institute

2019 New Beginning
Launched the integrated
logistics company, Lotte Group

Lotte Logistics and Lotte Global Logistics were
merged and launched anew as Lotte Global
Logistics, an integrated logistics company.
We will advance forward as a global top-tier
logistics company that will lead into the future
by strengthening logistics innovation
capabilities, introducing smart logistics,
providing last mile services, global one-stop
services, and investing in large-scale

  • 2020. 02

    Signed an MoU for joint projects to delivery luggage between downtown and airport within the day (with Asiana IDT Inc., Goodlugg Company)

  • 2020. 04

    Signed an MoU supervised by the Ministry of Environment for expanding the supply of electric freight vehicles (Lotte Global Logistics Co., Ltd., CJ Logistics Corp., Hyundai Motor Group, etc.)

  • 2020. 06

    Selected as the Quality Management System Excellent Company for the first time two times in a row (at the Management System Excellent Company Awards in 2020)

  • 2020. 07

    Selected as the 2020 “Best Safety and Health Business Places” for the Service Field (by the Ministry of Employment and Labor and Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency)

    Selected as the 2020 “Korea’s Best Job Creating Company” (by the Ministry of Employment and Labor)

  • 2020. 11

    Held the framing completion ceremony of Central Mega Hub Terminal

    Awarded the 58th Firefighting Day Commendation from the Minister of the Interior and Safety

    Acquired ISO 19600 (compliance management system) and 37001 (anti-bribery management system) certifications simultaneously

    Selected as the 2020 Best HRD Company (certificated jointly by four government departments: Ministry of Employment and Labor, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, and Ministry of SMEs and Startups)

  • 2020. 12

    Started to operate eco-friendly cold chain electric freight vehicles officially for the first time in Korea

  • 2021. 01

    Awarded a prize for “excellent transportation company that has marked 100 days free of business freight vehicle accident” (by Korea Transportation Safety Authority Gangwon Headquarters under the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport

  • 2021. 04

    Awarded Korea Excellent Logistics Company Prize at the “ICN Awards” (by Incheon International Airport Corporation)

  • 2021. 05

    Concluded a consortium agreement for Green Ammonia Ocean Transportation Bunkering (Lotte Global Logistics Co., Ltd., Lotte Fine Chemical Co., Ltd., HMM Co., Ltd., Korean Register, Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering Co. Ltd.)

  • 2021. 07

    Issued ESG bonds for the first time in the logistics industry

  • 2021. 08

    Succeed to transport “3,400 tons” of heavy goods to Indonesia by sea

  • 2021. 09

    Obtained ISO 19600 (compliance management system) and 37001 (anti-bribery management system) certifications simultaneously for the first time in the industry
    Received the “Preliminary Certification Grade 1” for “Lotte Central Mega Hub Terminal” from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport

  • 2021. 12

    Signed a business agreement for “Eco-friendly Logistics Transition Solution Business” for the first time in the industry

  • 2021.12

    Official launching of Yangsan Automated Center

  • 2022. 01

    Official launching of Central Mega Hub Terminal

  • 2022. 09

    Automated the entire logistics process at the Icheon Automation Center

  • 2022. 12

    Awarded the Minister of Employment and Labor Award at the Fair Recruitment Best Practices Competition

  • 2022. 12

    Launched an online courier contract service, “Lotte Parcel Direct GO”

  • 2023. 05

    Ranked #1 in the home delivery category by the National Customer Satisfaction Index (NCSI)

  • 2023. 05

    Acquired Lithium Battery Air Transportation Quality certification

  • 2023. 08

    Acquired Lithium Battery Air Transportation Quality certification

  • 2023. 11

    Awarded 1st place in the courier service sector of the “Korean Standard Service Quality Index”

  • 2023. 12

    Obtained Customer Centered Management (CCM) certification