Seoul City together with Seoul Business Agency (SBA), a support service for small and medium-sized enterprises is running “Seoul Trade Academy for Foreigners”, a training program for foreign residents designed to enhance their economic independence as a trade expert and to help develop overseas markets for exporters in Korea.
All interested foreign residents are welcome to participate in this course.
Point System for International Trade Visa D-9-1
International Trade Visa may be offered by the Ministry of Justice to foreign residents with trade experience, expertise in trade (relevant work experience, university major or certificate of specialized course in trade), experience as a student in Korea, etc. If they get 60 points or more in total including the 10 points from this required course,
a trade visa can be obtained after opening a trade business even without any previous trading record.
Foreign residents interested in starting up a trade business including international students, marriage migrants and naturalized citizens
※ Korean language ability of TOPIK Level 4 or equivalent is a prerequisite.
Understanding of Immigration Rules and Regulations / Concepts of Trade / Flow of Imports and Exports / Trade-Related Laws and Taxation / Trade Agreements / Transportation and Customs /
Bill Payments in Practice, etc.
|Schedule||in March (30 hours for 11 days in total)|
|Place||Gangnam Global Business Center or Dongdaemun Global Business Center (Choose 1)|
|How to Register||
via email or in person
※ For details, please refer to the notice on the website of Seoul Global Center (http://global.seoul.go.kr/)
|- Certificate of Completion will be offered if the attendance rate is 80 percent (24 hours) or higher.|
|- Required 10 points of “expertise in trade” will be given for International Trade Visa (D-9-1).|
- Opportunities to participate in other support programs offered by Seoul Global Center including one-on-one
- consulting, networking with distributor associations, etc.
|- Telephone : 02-6001-7241 (Gangnam Global Business Center)|
|- Email : firstname.lastname@example.org|