KOTRA serves as a bridge between Korean exporters and overseas buyers. Vested with a well-balanced industrial structure, Korea is highly competitive in a range of output from traditional manufactured goods to high-tech products. KOTRA helps foreign buyers get quality products at the most competitive prices through business matchmaking, international exhibition and e-Trade.
Invest KOREA – as the inbound investment promotion arm of KOTRA – serves as the first contact point for any foreign investor considering a location, industry or partner in Korea. To help foreign investors make the most of the benefits Korea can offer, Invest KOREA delivers an extensive pre- and post- establishment service as a one-stop window.
Invest KOREA is the national FDI promotion agency of the Korea which is a division within KOTRA. As part of its FDI promotion activities, Invest KOREA identifies top-tier companies in Korea that are seeking strategic partnerships with overseas global companies, and contacts potential partner companies worldwide for the most effective match-making
Invest KOREA is staffed with experts from various ministries and relevant organizations. An integrated package of professional services is delivered through designated project managers in Invest KOREA. The scope of activities includes:
Besides, the Office of the Investment Ombudsman (OIO), a major component of Invest KOREA, is a troubleshooting service to help foreign companies resolve any difficulties they may have in doing business in Korea. For the successful establishment of foreign business in Korea, the OIO’s "Home Doctors" provide one-on-one service in such areas as construction, finance, tax, labor, law and matters of daily living including housing, visas and children’s education.
Global KOREA – as the outbound investment support of KOTRA - offers Korean companies detailed information on each country’s investment conditions and procedures to support investing in overseas markets.
In this process it helps Indian companies to do Joint Venture, M&A, Technical Collaboration, and Technology Transfer with Korean Companies who are seeking strategic partnerships with overseas global companies and contacts potential partner companies worldwide for the most effective match-making.
Also, for the foreign governments eager to attract Korean investors, Global KOREA helps hold investment promotion seminars in Korea by arranging the participation of relevant Korean companies
Contact KOREA – as the Job promotion arm of KOTRA, was launched in Jun 2008 to attract Global Talent to Work and Live in Korea – serves as the first contact point for any Global talent looking for a job in Korea. To help Global talents including Overseas Koreans make the most of the benefits Korea and Korean industry can offer, Contact KOREA delivers an extensive job matchmaking opportunities and assists employment & immigration procedures as a one-stop Job window. Contact KOREA will be a one-stop centre for people who wish to pursue a rewarding career in Korea.
In India, KOTRA is currently operating 5 Korea Business Centers at New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru and Kolkata. With its long-term experience and expertise, KOTRA serves and assists all interested parties worldwide to do business with Korea as follows.