International Business Resources



Korea’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry & Energy
Statistical information, policy information and updates on the Korean economy. In Korean and English.

Ministry of Finance and Economy
Provides economic information including statistics and its publications, FAQ, organization of the ministry, financial policies, tax and customs data, treasury, welfare and price information, and related links. In Korean and English.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
History, functions, and budget, plus most recent foreign relations and policy developments, trade, visa information, and map of organizational structure. In Korean and English.

The Bank of Korea
Includes information on monetary policy, financial system, economics, and currency. In Korean and English.

US Commercial Service Korea
Contains regulatory, tax, company and general business environment information. In English.

Business Information
EC Korea
Comprehensive trade resource for importers/exporters and manufacturers in Korea. In Korean and English.

Comprehensive website where the KCCI provides information on companies, products and transactions to promote e-business. Also, the KorChamBiz intermediates between companies for transactions. In Korean and English.

Biz Match Korea
Government run business matching website. In English.

Korea International Trade Association (KITA)
Provides trade and information, product catalogs, statistics, tariff schedules, daily trade news, consulting services, and exhibitions in Korea. In Korean and English.
Korean government’s official homepage and the gateway to information about Korea. In Korean, English, Spanish and other languages.

Korea Trade Network
Provides various electronic trade-related services from finding clients, customs clearance, and logistics to settlement. In Korean and English.

Korea Stock Exchange (KSE)
Provides recent corporate disclosures, announcements, investment news, and market activity updated daily. In Korean and English.

Samsung Economic Research Institute
Contains Korean economic trends, news, and business directory. In Korean and English.

Trade Organizations
American Chamber of Commerce in Korea
Provides overall information on AMCHAM. In English.

Offers information on lease/facilities for conventions and exhibitions, and schedule of events.

Invest KOREA
Formerly Korea Investment Service Centre, provides overall information on Korean business and investment. In English.

Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry(KCCI)
Provides business resources, business guide and business matching information in Korea. In English.

Korea Foreign Company Association
Offers information on corporate profile such as activities and membership. In Korean and English.

Korea Importers Association(KOIMA)
Formerly Association of Foreign Trading Agents of Korea, provides economical reports and buyer & seller information. In Korean and English.

Buy Korea
Provides buying-selling matching and product directory. In Korean and English.

Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA)
Provides KOBO (directory of products and companies in Korea), information on the Trade Fairs to be held in Korea, and related links. In Korean and English.

Korean Commercial Arbitration Board (KCAB)
Assists international parties who may have a conflict during the performance of their commercial business. In Korean, English and Chinese.

Invest Korea Journal
Korea Economic Report
Korea Herald
Korea Times
Korea Integrated News Database System
Korean Social Science Data Centerrean
Korea Web Weekly


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