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Geopolitical Tensions Can’t Cover Up Brand Quality Reputation of Hyundai and Kia in China

Geopolitical Tensions Can’t Cover Up Brand Quality Reputation of Hyundai and Kia in China

SEOUL, Sept. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – Hyundai and Kia finally have some good news coming from the Chinese market as American market research company J.D. Power listed the South Korean automakers 1st and 2nd respectively in its 2017 China Initial Quality Study.  The study, published on September 28, was conducted from last September to May [...]

Automakers Threaten to Move Factories Abroad Prior to Court Ruling on Wages

Automakers Threaten to Move Factories Abroad Prior to Court Ruling on Wages

SEOUL, Aug. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s automakers on Thursday warned they may have to move their factories offshore pending an imminent court ruling that could increase the cost of salaries by trillions of won. The Korea Automobile Manufacturers Association (KAMA), representing the country’s five car producers, said in a joint statement that a [...]