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Chungcheongbuk-do

Chungcheongbuk-do at a Glance

Chungcheongbuk-do at a Glance
Location Located at the heart of Korea neighboring on Seoul area
Area 7,413km2
Administrative Areas 3 Cities and 9 Counties
Population 1.5 million
Weather Annual average temperature : 13.3°C
Annual average precipitation : 1,286mm
Humidity : 65%
Rainy days : 120 days
GRDP USD 28.6 billion (as of the end of 2007)
Industrial Composition Agriculture and fishery (7.8%), manufacturing (46.2%) services (46%)
Number of Manufacturing Businesses 6,142(as of the end of December2007)
Industrial Complexes 77 complexes making up a total area of 15,579 ha
Foreign Investment 482 cases - USD 2.2 million (as of the end of May 2002)
Major Investment Companies Over 100 foreign invested firms are engaged in production and business

* Major Foreign Invested Companies in Chungcheongbuk-do

Major Foreign Invested Companies in Chungcheongbuk-do
Chungcheongbuk-do
  • INTERBREW (Belgium)
  • NESTLE S.A. (Switzerland)
  • AVENTIS PHARMA GmbH (Germany)
  • ROBERT BOSCH GmbH (Germany)
  • BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM (Germany)
  • FUJI ELECTRIC CO (Japan)
  • TEXAS INSTRUMENTS (USA)
  • DOW CORNING (USA)
  • JOHNSON & JOHNSON (USA)
  • NEXANS S.A. (France)
  • SIEMENS VDO (Germany)
  • TOSHIBA CORP (Japan)
  • AMWAY (USA)
  • ASAHI GLASS CO. (Japan)