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Procedures Relative to Foreign Investment

Freedom of Establishment
Guaranteed
Acquisition of Holdings
Possible
Obligation to Declare

A foreign investment must be reported under the Foreign Investment Promotion Act (FIPA) or the Foreign Exchange Transaction Act. A fast registration process is available for foreign direct investment (FDI) under the FIPA. To apply, an FDI needs to:

  • invest at least KRW 100 million;
  • acquire at least 10% of voting shares of a Korean company, or own shares of a Korean company and dispatch or appoint an executive officer to or at such Korean company.
Competent Organisation For the Declaration
Invest Korea
Requests For Specific Authorisations
Most sectors of the economy are open to foreign investment, with the exception of a few key sectors, for example: telecommunications, broadcasting, publishing, banking, naval, aviation, agriculture, natural resources. In these sectors foreign ownership is limited to a percentage ceiling, or subject to regulatory approval for reasons of national security, protection of critical technologies, and so on.

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Investment Opportunities

Investment Aid Agency
Invest Korea
Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA)
Tenders, Projects and Public Procurement
Public Procurement Service, Tenders
Asian Development Bank, Procurement Plans in Asia
DgMarket, Tenders Worldwide
Other Useful Resources
Korean Free Economic Zones

Find out more about Investment Service Providers in South Korea on GlobalTrade.net, the Directory for International Trade Service Providers.

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