Fair trade is a trade agreement based on communication, transparency, and mutual respect, assuring fairer international trade. In particular, it provides better trade conditions for the Third World’s alienated manufacturers and workers while also guaranteeing their rights to contribute to sustainable development.Fair trade organizations supported by consumers actively participate in campaigns intended to change the regulations and customs of existing international trade while also supporting the manufacturers and enhancing awareness of fair trade itself.
We will actively pursue fair trade with the Third World as well as the fair trade movement to alleviate poverty and make Seoul an international fair trade city.
Seoul economy’s development is being led by the fortification of small and mid-sized companies’ technological competitiveness, acquisition of intellectual properties, and cultivation of high value-added-type industries and creative and innovative manpower.
Seoul utilizes the advice and suggestions on its city policies from renowned international enterprises and experts to become a true global city. (Formed in 2001)
Wishes to contribute to the activation of the industry and job creation by improving citizens’ awareness of the manufacturing industry and attracting superior manpower through support for the 4 major city-type manufacturing businesses that form the foundation of Seoul’s economy.Refers to the 4 core industries (apparel, jewelry, printing, machinery) that involve more than 70% of the Seoul Metropolitan Government’s manufacturing labor force
Status of Jongno Jewelry Business
Characteristics of the jewelry business
Center of creativity
Renowned industrial site
Status of the facility
Status of the Seoul Printing Center