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HD Hyundai Oilbank Pioneers Integration of Gas Stations and Camping with Launch of New Business Venture

HD Hyundai Oilbank Pioneers Integration of Gas Stations and Camping with Launch of New Business Venture

SEOUL, June 29 (Korea Bizwire) — HD Hyundai Oilbank introduces an innovative venture merging gas stations with camping by launching a new business initiative. On Thursday, HD Hyundai Oilbank revealed its collaboration with the Korea Tourism Organization through a business agreement aimed at establishing and operating “dump stations” at gas stations. These dump stations will [...]

Surge in Camping Popularity Spurs Creation of 1,000 New Campgrounds in 4 Years

Surge in Camping Popularity Spurs Creation of 1,000 New Campgrounds in 4 Years

SEOUL, April 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of campgrounds in South Korea has gone up by more than 1,000 over the past four years with the rising popularity of camping. The Korea Tourism Association reported that the number of campgrounds across the country reached 3,280 in 2022, up by 407 from the end of [...]

Camping Industry Grows at a Healthy Pace, Riding High on Premium and Specialty Trends

Camping Industry Grows at a Healthy Pace, Riding High on Premium and Specialty Trends

SEOUL, Sept. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s camping industry generated about 6.3 trillion won (US$4.55 billion) in sales last year, with the number of registered campgrounds estimated at 2,703, and both figures marked positive year-to-year growth thanks to the rising popularity of camping in the post-pandemic era. According to the Ministry of Culture, Sports [...]

Popularity of Special Driver’s Licenses Soars amid Camping Craze

Popularity of Special Driver’s Licenses Soars amid Camping Craze

SEOUL, April 1 (Korea Bizwire) – The number of applicants acquiring a driver’s license for tow trucks, which is required to drive with a camping trailer, is on the increase in line with growing interest in outdoor activities. The Road Traffic Authority reported an increasing number of tow truck license applicants from 7,994 people in 2017 [...]