MARKET FOCUS SOUTH KOREA
MARKET FOCUS SOUTH KOREA

Transport and Logistics in South Korea, Market Focus

by Bolloré Logistics South Korea

 As a member of the G20 and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), South Korea is the world’s 11th largest economy and 9th largest trading country in terms of trade volume of goods and services. South Korea has an export oriented economy and its exports accounts for more than 50% of GDP. Over the past four decades, it has demonstrated incredible economic growth and the economy is now an innovation-driven, high-income country with the most digitally connected population. South Korea is one of the most technologically advanced in the world with a wide availability of high-tech gadgets and a take up of over 90% for internet broadband.

 

(1) Employees of Bolloré Logistics South Korea celebrating the Marathon Day. (2) Bolloré Logistics Korea’s Aerospace team present at the 2nd edition of the Aeromart Sacheon South Korea. (3) Bolloré Logistics Korea is the first to independently achieve CEIV Pharma certification in the country. (4) Left side: Bolloré Logistics South Korea installed an urban farm on its office rooftop building in Seoul, fully in line with the Group’s biodiversity strategy / Right side: Bolloré Logistics South Korea sponsored a beehive structure called Honey Factory, currently installed in Seoul Children’s Grand Park.

Established in 1988, Bolloré Logistics Korea has its operations in five sites with 134 dedicated professionals, providing tailor-made logistics solutions, customized to each customer's particular need. Its head office is located in Seoul, the capital city of South Korea with a population of approximately 10 million. Its warehouse facilities are situated at an optimal distribution place throughout the country for both domestic and international transport.


Bolloré Logistics Korea provides sophisticated transportation, warehousing and distribution services by offering professional and efficient 3PL solutions in Food & Beverages, Fashion, Perfumes & Cosmetics, Industrial Projects and Manufacturing. In recent years, the company has invested further in Healthcare logistics services to offer quality warehouse storage & distribution service in the local market. As a result, Bolloré Logistics recently became the first transport and logistics company in South Korea to independently achieve the International Air Transport Association (IATA) as Center of Excellence for Independent Validators in Pharmaceutical Logistics (CEIV Pharma).


​Bolloré Logistics Korea also aims at creating a positive impact on the local community by promoting activities for environmental contributions – which is fully in line with the biodiversity action plan put into effect within the company. In 2016, it sponsored a beehive structure called Honey Factory to promote the idea of urban beekeeping and to provide information about its environmental benefits. Last year in 2017, an urban farm was installed on its office rooftop building in Seoul.


Bolloré Logistics Korea is ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004, OHSAS 18001:2007, Korea Good Storage Practice (K.GSP), AEO, SEDEX, and CEIV Pharma certified.


1. Employees of Bolloré Logistics South Korea celebrating the Marathon Day.
2. Bolloré Logistics Korea’s Aerospace team present at the 2nd edition of the Aeromart Sacheon South Korea.
3. Bolloré Logistics Korea is the first to independently achieve CEIV Pharma certification in the country.
4. Left side: Bolloré Logistics South Korea installed an urban farm on its office rooftop building in Seoul, fully in line with the Group’s biodiversity strategy / Right side: Bolloré Logistics South Korea sponsored a beehive structure called Honey Factory, currently installed in Seoul Children’s Grand Park.

KEY CONTACT

Yoon-Ju Cho

Managing Director

Bolloré Logistics South Korea

T: (+82) 2 6719 9111

M: (+82) 10 4751 3506

yoonju.cho@bollore.com