Category: Boats and Marine Technologies

  • Korea's exports tumble 10.2% on-year in July

    Korea's exports tumble 10.2% on-year in July

    South Korea’s exports fell by more than 10 percent in July, with the rate of decline returning to double digits after single digits in May and June, the trade ministry said Monday. Outbound shipments came to $41 billion last month, down 10.2 percent from the same month last year, according to the Ministry of Trade, […]

  • Korea to carry out feasibility study on port project in Egypt

    Korea to carry out feasibility study on port project in Egypt

    South Korea will conduct a feasibility study on redeveloping the historic port city of Alexandria in Egypt, the maritime affairs ministry here said Wednesday. The research will be into the technical feasibility of the development of the Egyptian seaport, along with detailed plans to raise funds, according to the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries. Alexandria, […]

  • Huawei’s Korean branch under tax investigation

    Huawei’s Korean branch under tax investigation

    South Korea’s National Tax Service is conducting an investigation into Huawei Korea, the local branch of Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies, the company said Tuesday. Investigators from the Seoul branch of the National Tax Service are currently conducting a tax audit on Huawei Korea, the firm said, calling it a regular process that takes place […]

  • Hyundai Motor chief to meet heads of overseas operations

    Hyundai Motor chief to meet heads of overseas operations

    [THE INVESTOR] Hyundai Motor Group chairman Chung Mong-koo is scheduled to hold a meeting with some 60 heads of overseas operations at the Seoul headquarters on July 18 to discuss ways to elevate the carmaker’s slowing sales. The meeting, held twice a year, comes after the nation’s largest carmaker — the fifth globally — suffered […]

  • Imports of U.S. cars in Korea more than triple in 4 years

    Imports of U.S. cars in Korea more than triple in 4 years

    Imports of American cars in Korea more than tripled in four years, industry data showed Monday, a rise that could be attributable to the free trade deal between Seoul and Washington. The free trade deal went into effect in 2012, providing a competitive edge to U.S. carmakers. Korea imported a total of 49,096 cars from […]

  • Korea's seaport cargo edges up in Q1

    Korea's seaport cargo edges up in Q1

    Cargo processed at Korean seaports edged up in the first quarter from a year earlier as a rise in domestic shipments made up for a drop in exports and imports, government data showed Wednesday. The country’s seaports handled a combined 366.1 million tons of freight during the January-March period, up 1.5 percent from 360.7 million […]

  • Boating With The Latest In Marine Technology

    Taking a boat out to sea, whether it is for recreational purposes or for serious fishing business, no longer has to be such a daunting adventure thanks to emerging technologies such as Simrad marine electronics. Boats and yachts can have the latest Simred marine electronics like marine GPS, autopilot system, multi-functional navigational display, marine radars, […]

  • An Overview About Pharmaceutical Packaging

      Generally speaking, packaging could be defined as science or technology, which gives a safer delivery of a wider range of products throughout its journey from the manufacturing unit to the end users. And talking about the Pharmaceutical packaging, it deals with packing the medicines and other pharmaceutical products. These products are supposed to be […]