Production and Exports of Car

Increased by 8.1% and 2.1%, respectively in August, compared with the same period of the previous year


Production, export and domestic sales of South Korea’s finished vehicles all increased, together with export of auto parts.
According to ‘On Domestic Auto Industry of August’ issued by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, production, export and domestic sales of the finished vehicles increased by 8.1%, 2.1% and 5.0% respectively compared with the same period of the previous year, and export of car parts also increased by 0.5%.
Major finished vehicle companies produced 296,471 vehicles, increased by 8.1% compared with the same period of the previous year, due to early pay settlement, recovery of domestic sales and export, etc.
In addition, exports recorded 174,869 vehicles, increased by 2.1% compared with the same period of the previous year, due to full-scale export expansion of new sports utility vehicles (SUVs) and increase of exports to the Middle East and the European region. In terms of the amount, exports recorded US$28.5 billion, an increased of 0.5%.

Domestic sales of vehicles turned up to be 146,086 units, increased by 5.0% compared with the same period of the previous year, due to implementation of the individual consumption tax reduction to passenger cars and new SUVs (Carnival and Santa Fe). Related to this, sales of domestic cars and imported cars increased by 4.1% to 125,289 units and by 11.2% to 20,797 units respectively.
Especially, in the case of eco-friendly cars, domestic sales of electric cars increased drastically, amounting to 8,640 units, an increase of 9.5% compared with the same period of the previous year. Among them, the hybrid cars and electric vehicles accounted for 6,572 units (up 3.6%) and 1,971 units (up 31.5%), respectively.
The domestic sales volume of major electric cars last month comprised 648 units of ‘Kona EV,’ 399 units of ‘Soul EV,’ and 631 units of ‘Volt EV.’
Exports of these cars also increased by 25.7% compared with the same period of the previous year, recording 15,926 units. Among them, the numbers of hybrid cars and electric cars sold were 11,650 units (up 17.3%) and 2,731 units (up 153.3%), respectively, thanks to the good performance of Hyundai Motor’s Ionic hybrid and electric car models.
Meanwhile, export of auto parts last month recorded US$1.87 billion, an increase of 0.5% compared with the same period of the previous year, due to expansion of exports to North America and the European region despite decrease of exports to Asia and Europe. | Blog Magazine of korean-machinery, brands and Goods

Smart Black Box LORA, a smart black box produced by Hyundai Autonet, is a combination of IoT technology and black box. It is equipped with a smart system that displays text notification to the driver in case an event occurs when parked, and automatically sends an SMS to the registered emergency number when an event occurs while driving.
This device is a smart driving black box equipped with an advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) to detect lane departure and collision and notify the driver for safe driving. The lane departure warning system (LDWS) is activated when the vehicle speed exceeds 50 km/h. It is a smart function to alert the diver immediately when the vehicle leaves the lane caused by drowsy or inexperienced driving. The forward collision warning system (FCWS) is another smart function to calculate the speed and distance of the vehicle being driven and the vehicle in front and provide a warning at a safe distance for preventing the driver from missing the timing of applying the brakes to avoid danger.
Offering better picture quality even in low-light and low-light conditions, PONTUS LORA allows recording of images with clear picture quality at sunrise or sunset as well as at dawn or night time. Equipped with i-CATCH V35 with the best image processing process, it records images with clear picture quality even while driving, day and night, and when parked. PONTUS LORA with a precisely processed wide-angle lens enables shooting of various situations around the vehicle in a wide viewing angle of 123 degrees forward and 125 degrees backward. | Blog Magazine of korean-machinery, brands and Goods

Steam Car Wash Machine – Seven Carwash Korea

Seven Carwash Korea projects its business philosophy into a logo that is comprised of three colors: white, green, and blue. Each stands for cleanness, eco-friendliness, and freshness. To complete its mission, the firm has never ceased to invent and promote technologies that offer more efficiency, leave nearly zero pollution, and importantly can be on a par with customers’ expectations.




Began in 2005, continuous efforts have resulted in global recognition for its quality with multiple certificates as ISO9001, CE (EMC, LVD, PED), SASO, SGS ASME CODE, etc. Selected as a promising export firm by Seoul Export Center in 2001, Seven Carwash Korea is actively selling up to 90% of its major items, steam car wash machines, steam vacuum cleaners, and other cleaning equipment, to various markets around the world.

Seven Carwash Korea’s steam car wash machine has many uses. For example, people use the product to clean toilets, tiles, walls, mirrors, and what not. For business, among many, buildings and gas stations can capitalize on its benefits: saving money and space, generating more profits with efficiency, reducing maintenance cost due to its stainless steel body.




Compared to conventional car washing systems, Seven Carwash Korea’s one requires only 2 liters of water while most of tunnel washing systems requires 100 times more. The former takes less space and does not need installation or sewage disposal cost unlike the latter. Seven Carwash Korea’s washing system shows excellent durability and is easy to operate.

Also several functions are put in place for safety. Besides electric steam car wash machines, the company also manufactures mobile steam car wash machines, steam & vacuum cleaners, air conditioner cleaning machines, and accessories like inverters, nozzles, steam guns, etc. For more information, you can visit

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Automotive Ladder Frame

Automotive Ladder Frame - Daebo IndustryDAEBO Industry has ever since its establishment been focusing its business capacity on contributing to enhancement of the lives of human-being through continuously releasing new automotive items and persistently elevating the quality of the products. This small but strong player in the nation’s automotive car market is considered one of the major manufacturers holding superior manufacturing technology of aluminum highpressure injection and processing. It has been posting approximately more than US $15 mil. sales on a yearly basis since 2008 through supplying its automotive parts, gas equipment, optical and electronic components, etc. to the nation’s top five mid-sized companies.

The Gyeongnam Province-based makers already started shifting its strategic destination in sales into potential foreign markets, with the existing domestic market getting tougher in completion mainly resulted from limited demands.

The automotive ladder frame is current its flagship item featuring employment of high-density and high-pressure in manufacturing process instead of preferring the existing common methods of using a cast iron and casting using gravity.

The product, which can be mass-produced with the high-pressure injection, features an excellent precision size and surface illumination density. Because of its lightweight material, it can considerably help increase the vehicle gas mileage, meaning that it can contribute to cost-saving in the era of high oil prices and to enhancement of product productivity.

With the function of getting rid of CO2, it is expected to play a meaningful role for the company to contribute to the protection of the Earth environment.



• DAEBO Industy Co., Ltd.

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Tel: (82-55)587-8101~5
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