Broadening New Horizons In Korea

Officially opened in January 2017, KRAIBURG TPE Korea Ltd. will be part of the global TPE leader’s landmark expansion in the Asia Pacific region.

Focused presence in Korea

Seoul, March 2017. KRAIBURG TPE, the global TPE manufacturer, opened a new sales office in Seoul, Korea, in January 2017 to accommodate rapid growth and leverage in the Asia Pacific region.

KTPE_OpeningKorea_small.jpgKRAIBURG TPE’s expansion into Korea is spurred by escalating demand for premium TPE products in the Asia Pacific region. Currently, the Asia Pacific region is one of the largest market for TPEs. KRAIBURG TPE Korea Ltd. will therefore be focusing on the key markets, namely automotive, consumer, medical and industry. KRAIBURG TPE Korea Ltd. will be the 5th local representation after Kuala Lumpur, Bangalore, Hong Kong and Shanghai. Mr. TaeYun Kim has been appointed its new country manager.

“The new facilities in Korea underline the international strategy of KRAIBURG TPE to support local markets and services,” said Roland Ritter, Director Asia Pacific. Its strategic location in Seoul will enable the sales office to access the excellent infrastructure available. It will also be geographically closer to existing and potential customers, locally and abroad. For domestic customers, KRAIBURG TPE Korea Ltd. expects to increase market share by providing localized technical and commercial services while developing and enhancing Korean business out of Korea by utilizing KRAIBURG TPE’s global presence.

The new sales office will fulfil the company’s strategic expansion program and approach customers’ diversified needs across the Asia Pacific region and emerging markets.

KRAIBURG TPE Korea Ltd. is located at Room 802, 98 Dokseodang-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, 04420, Republic of Korea.
For enquiries, please contact or call +82-10- 4713- 2312.

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