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Kia Motors Launches 2 Programs Targeting Current Kia Owners and Rentals

Kia Motors Launches 2 Programs Targeting Current Kia Owners and Rentals

SEOUL, Oct. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Kia Motors Corp. will be launching two new “mobility programs,” making it easier for those who currently rent or own Kia vehicles on a long-term basis to have their existing vehicles replaced for newer models. Kia’s “switch” program caters to rentals of the car maker’s new K7 and Sorento [...]

South Korea’s $23-Billion Rental and Sharing Market Continues to Make Headway

South Korea’s $23-Billion Rental and Sharing Market Continues to Make Headway

SEOUL, May 22 (Korea Bizwire) – Last year, South Korea’s rental services market was estimated at 25.9 trillion won ($23.2 billion), up from 19.5 trillion won five years ago, according to the KT Economic Management Research Institute. By 2020, the market is expected to grow to a 40.1-trillion-won industry, researchers expect.  The boon in the [...]

Demand for Rental Services Soars

Demand for Rental Services Soars

SEOUL, March 6 (Korea Bizwire) – Rental services, which in the past were typically limited to water purifiers or bidets in South Korea, are rapidly embracing other products.  According to big data analysis firm Daumsoft, online mentions of “rental service” on blogs and Twitter more than doubled over the past three years from 75,300 in [...]

Incheon Airport Starts Clothing Rental Service for Foreign Tourists

Incheon Airport Starts Clothing Rental Service for Foreign Tourists

SEOUL, Nov. 17 (Korea Bizwire) – Incheon International Airport Corp. (IIAC) kicked off a clothes-sharing service, dubbed “Seinustar,” at the passenger terminal of Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul, on Thursday, an IIAC official there said.   The service is designed to rent garments to foreigners visiting South Korea to help them travel easier with lighter [...]