Goldstar was founded in 1958 in Korea as a producer of radios and  began exporting their products to the United States in 1962.  Goldstar added the production of room air conditioners in 1968 and eventually established Goldstar America Inc. in Englewood Cliffs, NJ.  In 1995, Goldstar changed its name to LG Electronics. 

LG Electronics manufactures room air conditioners, including window units, wall mount units, ductless mini-splits and portable units under the brand name LG.