- Minister Sung appreciates machine industry for its contribution to exports 2019-01-24
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Sung Yun-mo expressed appreciation to the Korean machine industry for its contribution to exports last year during his speech at a New Year’s meeting in Seoul on January 23.
Minister Sung emphasized that the Korean government will bolster its support for the machine sector as it underpins the nation’s industrial competitiveness. He added that the government will also push ahead with projects that involve developing smart construction machines and smart production systems.
The event was attended by some 300 individuals from industry, academia, and research. They include Korea Association of Machinery Industry (KOAMI) CEO Sohn Dong-youn, Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers (KSME) President Park Chan-il, and Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials (KIMM) President Park Chun-hong.