KC for Electronic Products

We support world leading manufacturers in the rapid certification of electronic products for the Korean market.

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KC-EMC Certification

We clarify the requirements for your product and ensure that your product is certified quickly and reliably.

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KCs - Korea Certification Mark for machines

Korea Certification is an excellent partner for KCs certification for machines. We ensure that you get your product approved quickly and reliably.

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KEMCO Certification

Korea Certification ist der ideale, strategische Partner für die KEMCO Zertifizierung. Wir unterstützen Sie bei allen Schritten zum koreanischen Energieeffizienz-Label.

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Korea Certification offers customized certification training to fit your company needs. Our trainer will come to your location and provide the training, up to date information and pass on valuable tips from our many years of experience. Call us today to learn more!

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MPR International

Since 2005, MPR International GmbH has been supporting companies around the world in obtaining the required product certifications for the Asian markets. With a strong team located worldwide, we can offer you the best solution for your enquiries.

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Lotte and Hyundai Motor Group to work together to expand EV charging infrastructure in the future

The two South Korean corporations Hyundai Motor Group and Lotte Group will work together in the future to expand and develop the charging infrastructure for EVs. Company spokespersons made the announcement at the beginning of November. The alliance to strengthen the e-mobility sector was launched on the initiative of chairmen Chung Euisun (Hyundai) and Shing Dong-bin (Lotte). To this end, the companies signed an agreement to establish the “Electric Vehicle Super-Speed Charging Infrastructure Special Purpose Company” in November. The financial company KB Asset Management is participating in the project. Another joint venture, not yet named, consisting of the three companies will have an investment volume of around 211 million US dollars, according to local media reports. Equipment and components used in the production of charging elements for e-cars require KC certification in many cases.



The business model of the joint venture is to lease EV fast chargers to companies in order to keep the investment costs low for the operators. A total of 5,000 fast-charging stations are to be built in the country’s largest cities by 2025. The charging stations will be installed primarily in the distribution centres of the Lotte Group as well as Hyundai’s salesrooms and workshops. The cooperation between Hyundai and Lotte is seen as a major step towards expanding the EV charging infrastructure in South Korea. According to the Ministry of Environment, there are currently around 150,000 charging stations compared to 350,000 registered EVs. While experts believe that Hyundai and Lotte will take the lead in the increasingly competitive market for charging stations with the planned investment, other companies such as SK, LG, GS, Hanwha and LS are also poised to enter this business. SK Group, for example, acquired charging station manufacturer Signet V last year, while LG Group and GS Group also jointly acquired AppleMango, a charging station manufacturer.

Certifications for the Korean market are a complex hurdle and difficult to navigate due to different authorities and certification systems. With over 15 years of experience in the certification business, MPR International GmbH is your best point of contact for competent service when it comes to exporting to Korea. For example, KC Safety is relevant for electronics and household products, which are mostly intended for consumers, as well as products for children and babies.

Feel free to contact us any time if you need assistance or have any questions regarding Korean certifications like KC, KC EMC, KCs, KCs for explosion safety products or KGS factory registration.

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Julian Busch

About the author: Julian Busch is the founder and managing director of MPR International GmbH

Publisher: MPR International GmbH

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