Hwansung Group of Companies is the biggest Korean
investor to East Africa, present in Uganda, Kenya and
In 1980, Mr. Sung-Hwan Kim, the chairman of Hwansung Group tried African market by establishing a trading company in Kenya and in 1986 he added necessaries manufacturing bags and cooking ware as well as another trading company in neiboring Uganda.
He also started a business of processing 'Nile perch', a
family of Latidae inhabiting in Lake Victoria after
building the largest frozen warehouse in the East African
region located at Kampala, the capital of Uganda.
Exporting all the processed Nile Perch products to European countries, his business had grown to lead the market and while contributing to Uganda's economy through exporting. Mr. Kim has made a solid business foundation as a Korean investor to East Africa.
In 1990, Vice chairman Mr. Jeung-Bong Ahn,a maternal
cousin to chairman landed in Uganda to join the
business. Hwansung Group of Companies has continued
sound growth by entering construction material
Today We are the frontier of developing the high-quality construction interior/exterior materials as well as the most well-known Korean business group promulgating 'The Republic of Korea' in East Africa.
Mindset of pursuing the optimal
solution for effective resource use
Mindset of righteous choice
Mindset of trust-building communication
among customers, staffs and company
We aim to become the biggest living culture company in east
We advance to undeveloped but neighboring fields with our on-hand assets and information.
We support the satisfaction of East Africa residents in
living culture with the best internal/external solution.
We produce and supply the 'World Class' items through
We provide the 'World Class' service experience through 'Customer First' spirit.
We propose the design leadership.