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Introduction of Gangbuk

Dadong District, Shenyang, China

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  • Sister City Agreement : April 24, 2000
  • Name of the City : Shenyang, Liaoning Province, Datong District
  • Headman : Woo Jin Myeong
  • Location : #20 Shenyang, Liaoning Province, Datong District jingyo-ro
  • Size : 51.18 ㎢ (twice the size of 23.61 ㎢ Gangbuk-gu)
  • Governing Areas : 15 dong and 398 resident council
  • Population : 620,000 people
  • Regional Characteristics
    • Center of the largest transportation network (road, sea and air) in the northeast region of China
    • The largest district out of five grand autonomous districts in Shenang, which was an old Koguryo Dynasty’s territory
    • Origin of history and culture of Liaoning Province
    • Anchoring city for national industry from Shenyang, and has purchasing power and marketability
  • Major Industries
    • CAutomobile and aircraft engines, digital control lathes and automotive manufacturing base
    • GM, BMW, and the world’s leading automotive companies, and Sambo Computer, LG, and many Korean local businesses have moved in
    • Owns rich industry resources such as natural gas, power, etc.
    • Recently showing much interests in financial, insurance, real estate investment
  • Exchange Journal
    Exchange Journal
    1997. 7. Datong district representatives visit Gangbuk-gu (11, excluding the headman)
    1999. 9. Ganbuk-gu representatives visit Datong district (7 excluding the chief of director)
    • Deliver a letter of interest for opening friendly exchange
    2000. 4. 24. Signed Sister City Agreement
    2000. 7. 25. Ganbuk-gu representatives visit Datong district (hosted investment and trading seminar)
    2001. 8. 9. ~ 8.15. Ganbuk-gu youth soccer team visit Datong district (soccer games)
    2002. 7. 31. ~ 8. 7. Datong district youth soccer team visit Gangbuk-gu (soccer games)
    2002. 11. 11. ~ 11. 15. Ganbuk-gu representatives visit Datong district (75 excluding the chief of director)
    • Investment and trading seminar, joint cultural concerts, visit government and Committee of national people’s Congress
    2003. 4. 17. ~ 4. 21. Datong district representatives visit Gangbuk-gu (45 besides assistant headman)
    • Host investment and trading seminar (signed a MOU, and agreed on 4 joint investment projects)
    • Rinobil (joint brand inside the office) promotion
    • Joint cultural concerts, attend international mountain marathon, and exchange excellent cases of administrative work
    2003. 7. 17. ~ 7. 21. Gangbuk-gu representatives (19) attend the Korean Week in Shenyang.
    • Visiting team : District office (4) business man (15)
    2003. 10. 2. ~ 10. 4. Datong district representatives 914) attend the Mt. Triangle festival
    2004. 5. 18. ~ 5. 22. Gangbuk-gu representatives (25) attend the Korean Week in Shenyang
    • Signed 2 letter of interest on the joint production, and 1 letter of agreement on the life sports
    2005. 4. 16. ~ 4. 22. Attend ‘2005 Mt. Triangle International Forum (16) and present case studies
    2007. 3. 20. ~ 3. 21. Datong district representatives visit Gangbuk-gu
    • Visiting team : Mr. Woo Jin Myeong and 5 others
    • Purpose of visit : Discussion of vitalization of the exchanges between Datong district and Gangbuk-gu
      Invite Ganbuk-gu to Korean’s week scheduled for May
      Discuss on supporting items for the businesses from the district upon advancing to China
    2007. 4. 2. Datong district representatives visit Gangbuk-gu
    Visiting team: Mr. Woo Jin Myeong and 5 others
    • Purpose of visit : Discussion of vitalization of the exchanges between Datong district and Gangbuk-gu
      Invite Ganbuk-gu to Korean’s week scheduled for May
    2007. 5. 19. ~ 5. 22. Gangbuk-gu representatives attend the Korean Week in Datong district
    Visiting team : 5 including department head of the Finance & Economy and 3 economists
    Purpose of visit : host a discussion session for vitalization of exchanges
    Attend Korean Week, Korea and China auto Forum, and Economy expo
    Visit major economic facilities in Datong district in Shenyang