• 24-MAR-2011

Kia Motors Reaches 10 Millionth Vehicle Export Milestone

Kia Motors Corporation reached the 10 millionth vehicle export mark today when a Snow White Pearl Optima sedan was shipped to the US market from Kia's main shipping hub, Pyeongtaek Port, located 80 km southwest of Seoul. To commemorate this milestone event, a celebration ceremony was held today at Pyeongtaek Port which was attended by some 400 guests including Kia Motors Vice Chairman & CEO Hyoung-Keun Lee, local government officials and numerous foreign dignitaries stationed in Korea. Kia posted USD11.2 billion in exports and accounted for 2.4% of all South Korean exports in 2010.