Tag - made in korea products

Canada emerging as new market for K-beauty

Korea’s cosmetics goods are expanding their presence in Canada and will likely grow further with the elimination of tariffs next year, the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) said Sunday. According to KOTRA, the North American country imported $2.5 million worth of cosmetics from Korea last year, a 57.9 percent rise from four years earlier, and Korea was the seventh-largest cosmetics exporter to the country. Canada imported $1.3 billion worth of cosmetics last year, marking a 7.7 percent average annual growth rate [...]


Sk Gas sells 0.98 percent percent state in the China Gas Holdings

A Unit of South Korea’s third largest conglomerate SK Group, SK Gas Co., said on Tuesday that it will sell half of 1.96 percent state in Hong Kong-listed China Gas Holdings to its affiliate SK E&S Co., a local city gas provider for 79 billion won. SK E&S said in a news release “We have decided to buy the stake in China Gas Holdings as it sells city gas to 12 million households in China and has a high growth [...]


The number of Service Sector companies rose 1.8 percent to 2.62 ml in 2013

SEJONG (Yonhap) – As per government’s statistical office, the number of Service Sector companies in South Korea rose 1.8 percent in the year 2013 to 2.62 million. The service sector companies employed a combined 10.23 million people, up 4.7 percent that will help in fueling the economic growth. There are fewer firms in sports, arts, leisure and most of the business have been in publishing, waste disposal, recycling, medical and welfare services.  Most of the job growth was mostly [...]