- Minister Sung visits Korean electric bus maker to underscore Korea’s commitment to electric car industry 2019-02-20
Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Sung Yun-mo (right) underscored the Korean government’s commitment to the electric car industry during his visit to an electric bus manufacturer located in Cheongju on February 19.
After being briefed about the company summary and listening to the Korean electric car maker’s difficulties, Minister Sung took a closer look at its manufacturing process and encouraged the workers.
During the visit, Minister Sung said that amid the growing proportion of electric cars and decreasing proportion of internal combustion engine vehicles in the auto market, the emergence of new players is changing the competition landscape. He added that the Korean electric vehicle industry also needs more new enterprises with creative platforms to promote its innovation.