Korea International Trade Association (Chairman: Christopher Koo) and the
Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy co-hosted ‘Joint Online Business Meeting
with GS Retail on Exportation of Processed Food’ on July 20th at
COEX in Samsung-dong.
Korean companies that produce gochujang, kimchi, beverages, and instant &
read-to-cook foods such as ddukbokki, samgyetang, and octopus stir-fry,
merchandisers of different departments from GS Retail, and overseas buyers from
Singapore, Thailand, and Hong-Kong joined the meeting virtually.
event was organized to assist overseas expansion of Korean manufacturers in
foods, beverages, and liquor by arranging partnership with this year’s newly
designated specialized trade company GS Retail’s convenience stores in Vietnam
and its overseas partners in Southeast Asia. Outstanding products chosen at the
meeting will be presented at an overseas promotional event in October for a
proper chance to establish sales routes. The hosting country of the promotional
event and the size of the event are to be decided after referring to potential buyers.