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S. Korea Aims to Take Up 12 pct of World’s EV Market by 2030

S. Korea Aims to Take Up 12 pct of World’s EV Market by 2030

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea seeks to significantly boost production of electric vehicles to more than double domestic carmakers’ global market share to 12 percent by 2030 and to be a global car industry powerhouse, the industry ministry said Wednesday. For the goal, the government vowed to provide tax incentives and various [...]

Tire Industry Sets Eyes on EVs

Tire Industry Sets Eyes on EVs

SEOUL, Aug. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — As electric vehicles (EVs) rise as the ‘new standard’ in the automobile industry, tire producers are responding with EV-exclusive tires. Industry sources said almost half of all tire orders placed with Hankook Tire and Technology Co. for new cars were EV-exclusive tires. Hankook Tire has concluded contracts with 22 [...]