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Sales of Premium Smartphones Hit Record High in Nov.

Sales of Premium Smartphones Hit Record High in Nov.

SEOUL, Dec. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The combined sales of high-end smartphones in South Korea hit record-high levels in November, industry data showed Thursday, following the popularity of the Galaxy Note 8 and new iPhones. According to the data, South Korea’s three mobile carriers sold 1.4 million units of smartphones priced 700,000 won (US$648) and [...]

Black Friday Looms Large for Overseas Direct Purchase Firms and Local Retailers

Black Friday Looms Large for Overseas Direct Purchase Firms and Local Retailers

SEOUL, Nov. 21 (Korea Bizwire) – As November 24 or “Black Friday” inches closer, local retailers are rolling out limited time discounts in what is expected to be a boom year for overseas direct purchases.  Overseas direct purchasing companies enable customers to procure goods at local prices and have their products shipped directly to their [...]

Shares in South Korean Companies Tumble Following Rumors of iPhone X Delayed Release

Shares in South Korean Companies Tumble Following Rumors of iPhone X Delayed Release

SEOUL, Oct. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Foreign speculation that the iPhone X release may be delayed lowered the stock value of South Korean parts suppliers LG Innotek, Samsung SDI and Samsung Electro-Mechanics on October 19, according to industry experts. The share prices of each of the companies dropped below their respective valuations on September 13, [...]