Do you want to do Business in South Korea?

south-korea-busanAre you doing business in South Korea? Do you want to do business in South Korean? Then be part of a trade mission there in 2015.

The Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade, and Development Canada is organizing a trade mission to Seoul and Busan, South Korea from February 9-13, 2015. The Canadian government will lead a trade mission led by the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade. This will be a multi-sector trade mission to South Korea, which is a priority market under Canada’s Global Markets Action Plan.

With the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement newly signed there has never been a better time for Canadian business to take advantage of a newly enhanced market access and unlock new trade and investment opportunities for Canadians business of all sizes. The trade mission is open to small and medium sized enterprises looking to take on this new market.

The industry sectors of opportunity on the trade mission includes:

  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture and agri-food products
  • Automotive
  • Consumer Products
  • Defence and Security
  • Fish and Seafood
  • Forest and Wood Construction
  • Information and Communications Technologies
  • Shipbuilding and Ocean Technologies
  • Sustainable Technologies

The deadline to register for the trade mission is January 19, 2015, so don’t miss out on this opportunity. With one of the most diversified economies in Canada, we encourage Waterloo Region-based businesses to take part.

Visit the Trade Mission to South Korea website for details on how to be part of this important trade mission.