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Carmakers See Boom in Sales of Semi-Large Cars

Carmakers See Boom in Sales of Semi-Large Cars

SEOUL, Feb. 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Sales of semi-large sedans in South Korea have been on a roll recently with their shipments one-upping those of midsize cars for a second month in January, industry data showed Wednesday.  Domestic sales of semi-large sedans, including Hyundai Motor Co.’s Grandeur and Kia Motors Corp.’s K7, totaled 15,242 units [...]

Auto Exports Fall at Fastest pace in Seven Yrs in Sept.

SEJONG, Oct. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s car exports plunged at the fastest clip in nearly seven years last month due mainly to partial strikes at local carmakers and contracted global demand, the government said Friday.  Outbound shipments of vehicles came to 156,680 units in September, down 23.7 percent from 205,274 units tallied a [...]

Persistence Pays Off as Lucky Customer Scores Online Jaguar Deal

Persistence Pays Off as Lucky Customer Scores Online Jaguar Deal

SEOUL Aug. 31 (Korea Bizwire) – The first of 20 limited online sales of a Jaguar vehicle became official on August 30 when a customer signed a final purchase contract on Tuesday afternoon, ending three weeks of doubts and uncertainty.  Ticket Monster (T-Mon), Korea’s leading social commerce platform, posted 20 Jaguar XE Portfolio and R-Sport [...]