Starting from textiles and with sixty years of continuous investments and expansions, the Far Eastern Group has achieved vertical and horizontal integrations, and has spanned over 10 major industries including petrochemicals and energy, polyester and synthetic fiber, cement and bulding materials, retail and department stores, financial services, sea/land transportation, communications and Internet, construction, hotels and philanthropies. There are 9 public listed companies in the Group which has total assets exceeding NT$2.46 trillion (US$82 billion), with annual revenues surpassing NT$635 billion (US$21.2 billion) and over 600,000 shareholders by the end of 2017.
With a commitment of constantly creating new value for customers and shareholders, the Group has nearly 60,000 highly-qualified, solidly-trained, enthusiastic and dedicated employees in more than 10 countries, including Taiwan, China, Canada, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. Leveraging state-of-the-art technology, know-how, skills, facilities and management, the Group manufactures and markets high-quality products ranging from energy, chemical fibers, textile & apparels to cement & construction materials, also offers comprehensive and diversified services in the arenas of retail & department stores, financial services, transportation, medical care, education and telecom.
To seek human welfare and enhance harmony between people and the environment, all business activities engaged by the Group are focusing on environment protection and effective utilization of natural resources. The Group not only provides the most comprehensive on-the-job trainings and pleasant working environment for the staff but also encourage lifelong learning to broaden knowledge and skills. Backed by active R&D and innovation, the Group strives to manufacture the best products and offers the most attentive services with the environment-friendly business model.
The Group aims to make every division under its business empire to be the top-ranking companies in their respective industries. This has been and will always be the Group's objective, from the past to the future.