The Korea Trade Investment and Promotion Agency (Kotra) will open an office in Ahmedabad to facilitate trade and economic cooperation between Gujarat and South Korea, a senior government official said today.
Talking to PTI on phone today, Manoj Kumar Das, principal secretary industries and mines, Gujarat government, said, "This will strengthen trade and industrial relations."
Das informed that an MoU was signed between the Gujarat government's industries and mines department and the Kotra today in New Delhi.
The priority sectors in focus under the MoU include chemical, petrochemical and pharmaceuticals; new and renewable energy; startup ecosystem; textiles and apparels; urban infrastructure; food processing and agro related industries; skill training and development; automobile, etc.
Kotra, the national trade and investment promotion organisation operated by the government of the Republic of Korea, will also take part in Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019, to be held from January 18 to 20, 2019.
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