About Us

About tradeKorea

KITA's global B2B marketplace, tradeKorea!

tradeKorea is a global B2B marketplace where global buyers and suppliers meet to start trade.
tradeKorea aims to be the most reliable online platform for both Korean trading companies and overseas buyers.

KITA (Korea International Trade Association) which operates tradeKorea, is a non-profit private organization established in 1946, currently with over 70,000 members.
As a leader in advancing export strategies, trade systems and procedures, KITA supports SMEs to find new markets and secure a wide range of business connections through tradeKorea's database. (To find out more about KITA, visit www.kita.org)


If you become a member of tradeKorea, all services are free. TradeKorea membership level differs depending on trading amount, activity level, and response rate to the inquiries.

To see more details about tradeKorea membership : Click here!

Matching Services

  • Global Business Matching Service(GBMS) allows buyers to meet with Korean suppliers that best fit to sourcing requirements.
    Through GBMS, which is done by tradeKorea matching experts, buyers can save time and effort in searching for partners.

    ㆍProcedure: Submit sourcing requirements → Consult with tradeKorea matching experts → Receive contact info in 48hrs

  • Visiting Buyer Matching Service(VIB) provides one-stop service for buyers visiting Korea from meeting arrangements, accompanying factory tours, provision of meeting space in World Trade Center Seoul (WTC Seoul).

    ㆍProcedure: Submit sourcing requirements → Consult with tradeKorea matching experts→ Confirm arranged meetings in Korea

  • tradeKorea provides trade posting service called Buying Offer for global buyers wish to receive quotations from the sellers.

    ㆍProcedure: Submit sourcing requirement → tradeKorea upload your posting after the review → Receive quotations from various suppliers

  • In Online Exhibition buyers can easily check out recent trend in worldwide market. Online Exhibition introduces products participating in global exhibitions and most popular products in tradeKorea.

    ㆍProcedure: Find global exhibitions related to your company → Search products interested in → Click to see detail information and send inquiries to meet in the exhibition