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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 [...]