Hwansung Group of Companies is the biggest Korean
investor to East Africa, present in Uganda, Kenya
and South Sudan.
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 Africa 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 Uganda
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 has landed Uganda
to join the business. Hwansung Group of Companies
has continued sound growth by entering construction
material industry and expanding geographically
through affliates both in Kenya and South Sudan
Today We are the frontier of developing
the high-quality construction interior/exterior material
as well as the most well-known Korean business group
promulgating 'The Republic of Korea' in east Africa.
Oct 1980 Established 'KISCO' (Kenya, Trading)
Sep 1987 Established
(Uganda, Trading and Manufacturing)
Feb 1992 Established
Fish processing and storage facility
of 'HWANSUNG LTD' (Uganda)
May 1996 Established
HWANSUNG INDUSTRIES LTD
and Furniture manufacturing)
Dec 2004 Established
HWANSUNG INDUSTRIES(K) LTD
(Kenya, Furniture manufacturing)
Jun 2006 Established HWANSUNG (S) LTD
(South Sudan, Construction material trading
Apr 2007 Established
HWANSUNG MEDICAL CHARITY SERVICES
(Uganda, Charity NGO)
|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 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 Quality management.
We provide the 'World Class' service experience through 'Customer First' spirit.
We propose the design leadership.
We pursue reasonable costing through continuing R & D.
We aim to become the biggest living culture company in east Africa.
We advance to undeveloped but neighboring fields with our on-hand assets and information.