Coupang

OverviewSuggest Edit

Coupang (쿠팡) is a company that operates an e-commerce platform. It offers a selection of merchandise including baby goods, fashion, beauty products, consumables, home goods and decor, books and toys, sporting goods, electronics, and tickets for travel and cultural events.
TypePublic
Founded2010
HQSeoul, KR
Websitecoupang.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureC-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)68,000
Job Openings488
Revenue (FY, 2021)$18.4 B(+54%)
Share Price (Jul 2022)$17.3(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Discover new suppliers and conduct deeper comparison analysis with Craft for EnterpriseLearn more
Banner background

Key People/Management at Coupang

Bom Kim

Bom Kim

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
Gaurav Anand

Gaurav Anand

Chief Financial Officer
Thuan Pham

Thuan Pham

Chief Technology Officer
Harold Rogers

Harold Rogers

General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer
Minette Bellingan

Minette Bellingan

Representative Director
Hanseung Kang

Hanseung Kang

Representative Director, Business Management
Show more

Coupang Office Locations

Coupang has offices in Seoul, Seongnam, Mountain View, Riverside and in 8 other locations
Seoul, KR (HQ)
Address Tower 730, 570 Songpa-daero, Songpa-gu
Seongnam, KR
Samdo Tower, 151, Bundangnaegok-ro, Bundang-gu
Seoul, KR
708-4 Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu
Beijing, CN
Room 1203-1204, One Indigo, 20 Jiuxianqiao Road, Chaoyang District
Shanghai, CN
2889 Jin Ke Lu, Pudong Xinqu
Shenzhen, CN
No.902, 9th Floor, Main Building, Galaxy Development Center, No. 18, Zhongxin 5th Road, Futian District
Show all (13)

Coupang Financials and Metrics

Coupang Revenue

Embed Graph
View revenue for all periods
Coupang's revenue was reported to be $18.41 b in FY, 2021
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

5.1b

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

1.1b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

21.6%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

(209.3m)

EBITDA (Q1, 2022)

(146.5m)

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

(205.2m)

Market capitalization (26-Jul-2022)

30.3b

Closing stock price (26-Jul-2022)

17.3

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

3.4b

EV

27.8b
Coupang's current market capitalization is $30.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

6.3b12.0b18.4b

Cost of goods sold

(5.2b)(9.9b)(15.3b)

Gross profit

1.1b2.1b3.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

18%18%17%
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

4.2b(4.6b)13.3b5.1b

Cost of goods sold

(3.4b)3.8b(11.0b)(4.0b)

Gross profit

779.9m(806.1m)2.3b1.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

19%17%17%22%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

1.2b1.3b3.5b

Accounts Receivable

695.6m1.2b1.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

4.3b4.3b3.9b3.4b

Accounts Receivable

81.4m129.0m134.3m170.6m

Inventories

1.3b1.2b1.2b1.4b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(698.8m)(474.9m)(1.5b)

Depreciation and Amortization

70.9m127.5m201.5m

Inventories

(279.0m)(504.3m)(528.0m)

Accounts Payable

416.5m1.1b728.5m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

(2.2b)(813.6m)(1.1b)(209.3m)

Depreciation and Amortization

287.6m94.3m145.9m59.2m

Inventories

(500.4m)(267.2m)(23.7m)6.9m

Accounts Payable

1.1b396.5m561.5m28.0m
USDFY, 2019

Revenue/Employee

3.3m

Debt/Equity

-0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

-0.9 x
Show all financial metrics

Coupang Operating Metrics

Coupang's Active Customers was reported to be 14.9 m in FY, 2020.
FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Active Customers

9.16 m11.79 m14.85 m

Average Revenue per Active Customer

$127$161$256

Drivers

15 k

Logistics Centers

100

Coupang Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
HOOQJuly 09, 2020
CalmSeaMay 16, 2014
Coupang Asia Holdings Pte. Ltd.
Coupang (Beijing) Co., Ltd
Coupang Corp.
Coupang Fulfillment Services, Ltd.
Coupang Global, LLC
Coupang Logistics Services, Ltd.
Coupang Pay Corp.
Coupang (Shanghai) Co., Ltd
Show more

Coupang Revenue Breakdown

Embed Graph

Coupang revenue breakdown by business segment: 100.0% from E-COMMERCE

Coupang revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 100.0% from KOREA

Coupang Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

SecurityScorecard logo

Coupang Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

Coupang Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    62/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    70/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    68/100

  • Diversity

    D-

    51/100

Learn more on Comparably

Coupang News and Updates

South Korea e-Commerce Market Report 2022-2028 Featuring Naver Shopping, SSG.com, Coupang, Lotte ON, Gmarket, 11 Street Co, Ticket Monster, & We Make Price

DUBLIN, July 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The "South Korea E-Commerce Market and Forecast 2022-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. South Korea E-Commerce Market and Forecast 2022-2028 provides a comprehensive analysis of the fast-evolving, high-growth e-commerce...

Coupang, Inc. Investors: Company Investigated by the Portnoy Law Firm

Investors can contact the law firm at no cost to learn more about recovering their losses

(CPNG) News: Did You Lose Money on Your Coupang Investment? Stock Price has Plummeted Since IPO - Contact Johnson Fistel

SAN DIEGO, July 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shareholder rights law firm Johnson Fistel, LLP (www.JohnsonFistel.com) is investigating whether Coupang, Inc. ("Coupang " or the "Company") (NYSE: CPNG), any of its executive officers, or others violated securities laws by misrepresenting or failing to…

Investors cheer as Coupang cuts net loss 29% in Q1

South Korean e-commerce platform Coupang said its first-quarter net loss shrank by 29% from a year earlier. The company posted a net loss of $209.2 million in Q1 this year, in contrast to last year’s net losses of $295 million in Q1 and $404.9 million in Q4, respectively.  Investors cheered the resu…

Korean ecommerce major Coupang cuts losses as shares jump 20%

The narrowing losses were spurred by the company implementing cost-cutting measures to help withstand a slowdown in online retail, reported Bloomberg.

SoftBank sells $1b in Coupang stake as Vision Fund’s investments slide

The Japanese conglomerate unloaded 50 million of them at US$20.87 apiece, reports Reuters
Show more

Coupang Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Coupang founded?

    Coupang was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Coupang key executives?

    Coupang's key executives are Bom Kim, Gaurav Anand and Thuan Pham.

  • How many employees does Coupang have?

    Coupang has 68,000 employees.

  • What is Coupang revenue?

    Latest Coupang annual revenue is $18.4 b.

  • What is Coupang revenue per employee?

    Latest Coupang revenue per employee is $270.7 k.

  • Who are Coupang competitors?

    Competitors of Coupang include Alibaba, eBay and Amazon.

  • Where is Coupang headquarters?

    Coupang headquarters is located at Address Tower 730, 570 Songpa-daero, Songpa-gu, Seoul.

  • Where are Coupang offices?

    Coupang has offices in Seoul, Seongnam, Mountain View, Riverside and in 8 other locations.

  • How many offices does Coupang have?

    Coupang has 13 offices.