The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) invites companies to join a trade venture to South Korea, the world’s 13th-largest economy, May 21-28.
Participants will travel to three South Korean cities—Seoul, Daejeon, and Daegu—chosen for their relevance to Wisconsin’s industry sectors of strength. Companies in water technology, green energy, medical technology and robotics are especially encouraged to consider participating.
South Korea ranks in Wisconsin’s top 10 export destinations. Following the implementation of a 2012 free trade agreement, Wisconsin’s exports to South Korea have grown over 9 percent, totaling over $472 million in goods and services produced by Wisconsin companies going to South Korea in 2014.
Read the full news release here.