Greek delegation attends Kormarine Busan shipping fair in South Korea

Nine Greek companies attended this year’s “Kormarine Busan 2017” fair on international marine, shipbuilding, offshore, and oil & gas in Busan, South Korea on October 24 to 27.

The Greek companies represented were Aluminox, Captain Nemo, Erma First ESK Engineering Solutions S.A., Environmental Protection Engineering S.A., Farad S.A. Heat Exchangers, Kleemann, Nanophos, Prisma Electronics S.A. και Hemexpo-Hellenic Marine Equipment Manufacturers & Exporters.
Enterprise Greece, which promotes Greek investments and exports, and Hemexpo, the Greek union of maritime equipment manufacturers, organized Greece’s pavilion under the banner “Smart Ship Solutions-Greek Marine Equipment”.

Nearly 1,400 companies from 55 countries attended the fair, which was under the aegis of the South Korean ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy and was located in the southeastern port city of Busan.

National delegations besides Greece’s included those of Austria, China, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Italy, Holland, Japan, Norway, Singapore, Taiwan, United Kingdom, and the United States.

Hemexpo board president Eleni Polychronopoulou said that existing business relations were strengthened while “we expect a volume increase in exports to Korea in the next two years.”