On behalf of the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA), let me welcome you to the newly
launched KOTRA Express, an all-English magazine that covers everything you need to know about Korea’s
economy, trade and investment environment.
We’re well aware that a growing number of foreign investors and buyers want to know more about doing
business in Korea and with Korean companies. In order to meet this growing interest, KOTRA Express will
serve as a channel informing readers with the latest and most up-to-date information on Korea’s economic
On that note, KOTRA Express will contain in-depth success stories, economic analyses and event overviews
of major KOTRA events for foreign companies, international buyers and Korean SMEs. The magazine also
offers insight into how you can more easily work with Korean companies through KOTRA’s services. Not
only that, we’ve included information on the latest trade news relevant to your business so that you can better
prepare for any possible market changes.
Korea’s economy is changing rapidly, which means we need to make profound changes to how we relay
such information to our readers. As such, we’ll continue to think of ways to improve our channel of communication
with you. If you have any suggestions on how we can KOTRA Express can better suit your needs, we’re
always ready to listen.
Jaehong Kim / President & CEO of KOTRA