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Korean ICT industry’s exports reach $12.7 billion in February
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy announced on March 21 that Korea’s information and communications technology (ICT) industry in February reached USD 12.7 billion in exports and $7.3 billion in imports. The trade balance stood at a surplus of $5.4 billion.Exports of Korean ICT goods last month saw a year-on-year decrease of 19.0 perc...
Korea, Kazakhstan hold 8th Joint Economic Committee Meeting in Seoul
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Sung Yun-mo (left) and Kazakh Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development Sklyar Roman Vasilevich signed agreed minutes at the eighth Korea-Kazakhstan Joint Economic Committee Meeting held in Seoul on March 20.Before signing the minutes, the two Ministers discussed ways to promote bilateral cooperation in...
Korean air purifier business alliance moves into innovation center in Gwangju
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Sung Yun-mo (left) attended the move-in ceremony of the alliance for air consumer electronics businesses held at the air home appliance innovation support center in the Gwangju branch of the Korea Electronics Technology Institute (KETI) on March 18.During his visit, Minister Sung asked the companies belong to the...
Minister Sung attends MOU signing ceremony for air quality industry
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Sung Yun-mo (second from the left) attended a memorandum of understanding (MOU) signing ceremony for the air quality industry that was held in the Gwangju Techno Park on March 18.The MOU was signed among Gwangju City, Gwangju Techno Park, and LG Electronics to develop an industrial ecosystem for the air quality s...
Minister Sung attends Korea-Malaysia MOU signing ceremony
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Sung Yun-mo (center) attended a memorandum of understanding (MOU) signing ceremony between Korea and Malaysia held in Kuala Lumpur on March 13 (local time).At the ceremony, agencies, companies, and associations from both countries signed a total of three MOUs on industry and energy sectors.During the event, Minis...
Korean auto industry experiences decline in exports, production, and domestic sales in February
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy announced on March 14 that the Korean automobile industry in February experienced a decline in exports, production, and domestic sales.The number of Korean automobiles exported last month reached 160,442 vehicles, down 1.6 percent compared to the same period last year. This is mostly attributable to fewer ...
Trade Minister Yoo meets with Slovak Economy Minister Peter Ziga
Trade Minister Yoo Myung-hee (second from the left) had a meeting with Slovakia’s Minister of Economy Peter Ziga (second from the right) in Seoul on March 8.The two ministers discussed a range of issues, including expansion of trade and investment between the two countries.
Minister Sung presides over meeting with Korean renewable energy leaders
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Sung Yun-mo (third from the right) presided over a meeting with Korea’s renewable energy leaders at the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) in Seoul on March 7.During his opening remarks, Minister Sung emphasized that the nation’s renewables sector needs further growth in order not to miss t...
Minister Sung discusses with Korean businesses in Kazakhstan
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Sung Yun-mo (third from the left) discussed with Korean businesses in Kazakhstan during his visit to Almaty on March 5 (local time).At the meeting, Minister Sung said that the Korean government seeks to promote economic cooperation with Kazakhstan. He added that the Ministry will explore ways to boost ties betwee...
New Trade Minister takes office
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy’s new Trade Minister Yoo Myung-hee delivered an inaugural speech at her inauguration ceremony held in the Government Complex Sejong on March 5.The ceremony was attended by all members of the Ministry and officials at the director-level or above from the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards (KAT...