Samsung Research & Development Expenses

Research and Development Expenses of Samsung 2001-2018

Amounts are in trillions of Korean Won.

YEAR

 R&D COSTS (Trillion KRW)

2018.

18.7

2017

16.8

2016

14.8

2015

14.8

2014

15.3

2013

14.8

2012

11.9

2011

9.9

2010

9.1

2009

7.4

2008

7

2007

6.1

In 2018, Samsung grew its research and development expenses to 18.7 Trillion Korean Won as compared to 16.8 Trillion Korean Won in 2017.

About Samsung:

 Samsung is a South Korea based electronics company with a global presence and a large product range. It sells a large range of products in the following categories: Consumer electronics, IT & Mobile Communications, Device solutions semiconductor and Device solutions display. Its global operations network includes 217 operations hubs as well as 15 regional offices. Samsung is famous globally for its large range of smartphones including the Galaxy smartphones.