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Echo Generation Has Less Pride in Korean Identity Than Baby Boomers

Echo Generation Has Less Pride in Korean Identity Than Baby Boomers

SEJONG, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) - South Korea’s so-called echo boom generation has less pride in their Korean identity and are more self-oriented than baby boomers, nationwide data showed Thursday. According to the 2015 Korean Social Trend report by Statistics Korea, people born between 1979 to 1992, who make up 19.5 percent of the country’s population, [...]

Hatchbacks Coming to Korea’s Compact Car Market

Hatchbacks Coming to Korea’s Compact Car Market

SEOUL, May 6 (Korea Bizwire) – Once, Korea’s compact car market was dubbed as “graveyard for hatchbacks.” However, as more Korean drivers are seeking hatchback-style compact cars,  purchasing trends are aligning with those in Europe as buyers prioritize practicality. According to sales data from the local auto manufacturers, from January to April a total of 9,304 [...]

Car Models That Sell Better Overseas

Car Models That Sell Better Overseas

  SEOUL, Korea, Jan 20 (Korea Bizwire) – There are some athletes who play better in international matches while putting up mediocre performance at home. In the same way, there are some car models that sell well overseas while selling fewer than 10,000 units domestically. The Kia Soul is one of such models. Last year, the [...]