Panoramic View of the 1st Hwansung Compound in Uganda
Introduction

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

respectively.


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.

History
1980

KISCO

Kenya

Oct 1980 Established 'KISCO' (Kenya, Trading)

1987

Hwansung Ltd

Uganda

Sep 1987 Established

'HWANSUNG LTD'

(Uganda, Trading and Manufacturing)

1992

Hwansung Ltd

Uganda

Feb 1992 Established

Fish processing and storage facility

of 'HWANSUNG LTD' (Uganda)

1996

Hwansung Industries Ltd

Kampala, Uganda

May 1996 Established

HWANSUNG INDUSTRIES LTD

(Uganda, Aluminiumfixture

and Furniture manufacturing)

2004

Hwansung Industries (K) Ltd

Nairobi, Kenya

Dec 2004 Established

HWANSUNG INDUSTRIES(K) LTD

(Kenya, Furniture manufacturing)

2006

Hwansung (S) Ltd

Juba, South Sudan

Jun 2006 Established HWANSUNG (S) LTD

(South Sudan, Construction material trading

& manufacturing)

2007

Hwansung Medical Charity

Kampala, Uganda

Apr 2007 Established

HWANSUNG MEDICAL CHARITY SERVICES

(Uganda, Charity NGO)

Founding Philosophy
Wisdom
Courage
Integrity
Mindset of pursuing the optimal
solution for effective resource use
Mindset of righteous choice
and focusing
Mindset of trust-building communication
among customers, staffs and company
Our Vision

We support the satisfaction of East Africa residents in living culture

with the best internal/external solution.

Our Missions

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.

Our Aims

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.

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