Embajada de la República Argentina en República de Corea



Commemoration of the 205th Anniversary of the 1810 May Revolution

On May 22, 2015, the Argentina Embassy in Seoul celebrated the "205th Anniversary of the May Revolution" with a reception at the Grand Hyatt Hotel which was attended by 200 people, including senior officials of the Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy (MOTIE), representatives of the diplomatic corps in Korea and the National Assembly, special guests and members of the Argentine community.

Participation in Korea Import Goods Fair 2015

Korea Import Goods Fair, the multisectoral exposition organized by the Korea Importers Association (KOIMA), took place at COEX convention center from 4 to 6 June 2015.
Our Embassy participated with an institutional booth through which local importers could show their interest in products from Argentina.
On this occasion, the Embassy organized a yerba mate tasting in collaboration with a local importer aiming to increase the presence of this typical Argentine...

Seoul Food 2015

"Seoul Food", the most important food exhibition of South Korea, was held between May 12 and 15, 2015 in KINTEX.
From Argentina, PROARGEX, an agency under the Ministry of Agriculture, had a space which was attended by representatives of the National Institute of Yerba Mate (INYM) and the company Vergara and CIA. (dried fruits and nuts).
The Embassy of Argentina in Seoul attended the fair with the aim of increasing our exports to the Korean market...

Ministry of Agriculture Technical Mission

On April 23 and 24, 2015 a delegation of the Ministry of Agriculture visited Seoul within the frame of a Technical Mission.
The objective of the mission was focused on advancing in the process of opening the Korean market to Argentine meat products, enhancing cooperation in the field of animal vaccination and promoting the exports of Argentine products in order to increase the bilateral trade.
The Argentine delegation was headed by the Undersecretary of Policy Coordination, Ms...

Malbec Day 2015

On April 23, 2015 the Embassy of Argentina in Seoul held the "Malbec World Day 2015" with a professional wine tasting at the Hotel JW Marriott Seoul Dongdaemun.
Twelve Korean importers representing fifteen Argentine wineries were invited to present their wines to the attendees.
Over  200 people attended the event, mostly wine experts, sommeliers and journalists along with a group of major customers of local companies.
Ambassador Jorge Roballo welcomed the...

Seoul 2014 Wines of Argentina tasting

On Monday November 17 our Embassy organized the Seoul 2014 Wines of Argentina (WOFA) wine tasting.

The event was held in the Ballroom of the Hotel JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square of this city with the participation of 22 Argentine wineries.

Around 280 people, mostly representatives of importing companies as well as "wine bars / shops", restaurants, sommeliers and members of the general and specialized press participated at the tasting

The visitors were...

Investment promotion Seminar

On October 3 our Embassy participated at the Seminar "Strategies for economic cooperation between the Republic of Korea and Mercosur" organized by the Center for Economic Cooperation Korea - Latin America Atlantic, under the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy.

The seminar was held at the headquarters of Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Korea (KCCI acronym in English), a prestigious private institution that brings together the leading local companies.

Commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Julio Cortazar

The "2nd. Night of Literary Exchange between Korea and the Hispanic World" took place in September 25 at Dankook University.

The event was organized by the Institute of Asian Studies and Latin from Dankook University and Daesan Foundation, a private institution dedicated to promoting Korean and international literature.

On this occasion, the activity was dedicated to honor two great Laint American writers: Julio Cortazar  and Octavio Paz.
Our Embassy...

Participation in "Korea International Art Fair (KIAF)"

"Korea International Art Fair (KIAF)" 13 Edition, one of the main events of the sector, took place at COEX convention center from 24 to 28 September.

The art gallery "Fundacion Mundo Nuevo" participated in the fair along with the Argentine artist Claudio Roncoli.
It was an ideal opportunity to introduce the Argentine contemporary art to the local public and specialized art galleries in Korea and other participating countries.
In order to...

Participation in "Busan Internacional Travel Fair 2014"

Busan International Travel Fair (BITF) is the second tourism fair in South Korea.

It was the first participation of our Embassy.
The BITF is essentially characterized by the large number of the general public. This helped us to promote Argentine tourist attraction among the general public. According to organizers, the fair was visited by 100,000 people with 230 exibitors from 44 countries.


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Fondo argentino de cooperación sur-sur y triangular



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