Green Car Roadmap

Last updated: 5 November 2017
The government has previously announced its intention of making South Korea
the fourth –largest manufacturer of alternative fuel vehicles, including electric and
hybrids. But in December 2010 it unveiled specific targets. These targets include
achieving by 2015:
Ì 1.2 million “green cars” annual production, with 900,000 for export;
Ì Green cars will make up a 21% domestic vehicle market share;
Ì KRW 3.1 trillion (US$ 2.9 billion) in investment in additional domestic auto
industry investment between 2011 and 2015 into achieving the green car
roadmap objectives, or more than double the KRW 1.3 trillion (US$ 1.2 billion)
invested between 2006 and 2010.

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