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Minister Paik shakes hands with Saudi Arabia’s counterpart
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Paik Ungyu (right) shook hands with Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid A. Al-Falih in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on March 12 (Saudi time).During the meeting, Minister Paik and Minister Al-Falih discussed ways to deliver the tangible outcomes of the Korea-Saudi Arabia Vi...
Minister Paik chairs meeting in response to US steel and aluminum tariffs
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Paik Ungyu (left) chaired a meeting with steel and aluminum industry leaders in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s signing of proclamations imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum at COEX in Seoul on March 9.The presidential proclamations were issued under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 196...
Minister Paik meets with Indian counterpart in New Delhi
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Paik Ungyu (left) met with Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu during his visit to New Delhi, India, on February 27 (India time).During their meeting, Minister Paik and Minister Prabhu exchanged their views on issues of mutual interest, including the Korea-India Comprehensive Economic Partnership ...
Korea, Russia discuss energy cooperation in Seoul
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy’s Deputy Minister for Energy and Resources Park Won-joo (second from right) and Russia’s Deputy Minister of Energy Anton Inyutsyn (second from left) co-chaired the 15th Meeting of the Korea-Russia Joint Committee for Energy and Natural Resources Cooperation at a hotel in downtown Seoul on Febru...
Trade Minister signs Korea-Central America FTA in Seoul
Trade Minister Kim Hyun-chong (third from left) posed for a photo with ministers from five Central American countries at the signing ceremony of the Korea-Central America Free Trade Agreements (FTA) in downtown Seoul on February 21.During the ceremony, Trade Minister Kim signed free trade agreements with representatives from five Central American c...
Minister Paik convenes conference for cooperation with Saudi Arabia and UAE
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Paik Ungyu (left) delivered opening remarks at a conference that was held to discuss the progress of economic cooperation with Saudi Arabia and the U.A.E. at the Korea Technology Center in Seoul on February 14.During the conference, Minister Paik highlighted the importance of continuous efforts in the energy and ...
Minister Paik visits Vietnam for industrial cooperation
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Paik Ungyu (second from left) shook hands with Vietnam’s Industry and Trade Minister Tran Tuan Anh (second from right) at the Korea-Vietnam Business Roundtable at a hotel in Ho Chi Minh City on February 2.After delivering his opening remarks at the meeting, Minister Paik discussed ways to support Korean com...
Korea-EU FTA committee discusses stronger trade ties in Brussels
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy announced on January 20 that the Ministry and the European Commission convened the seventh meeting of the Korea-EU Trade Committee in Brussels, Belgium on January 19.The Korea-EU Trade Committee is established under the Korea-EU Free Trade Agreement (FTA) to ensure the proper operation of the trade pact an...
Korea, US conclude second meeting on amendments to FTA in Seoul
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) announced on February 1 that the second round of negotiations on amendments to the Korea-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA) took place in Seoul on January 31 and February 1.At the talks, the two sides had more detailed discussions on the issues raised at the first round of negotiations held in W...
Korea, US start second round of talks to amend trade deal
Deputy Minister for FTA Negotiations Yoo Myung-hee (third from left) of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) and Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Japan, Korea and APEC Michael Beeman (third from right) began the two-day second round of negotiations on amendments to the Korea-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA) at a hotel in d...