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History

The history of Korea Eximbank representing the expansion of Korea the export powerhouse

Actively supported the export of heavy & chemical goods
1976 ~ 1990

  • 1976

    The first Eximbank established in developing countries

    • 04.08The Ministry of Finance decided to set up the Export-Import Bank of Korea
    • 07.01Korea Eximbank established
      (Authorized capital: KRW 150 billion)
    • The First Chairman and President Song In-Sang delivers a speech at the opening ceremony

      The First Chairman and President Song In-Sang delivers a speech at the opening ceremony

    • Signboard hanging ceremony. Korea Eximbank’s CI represents export and import.

      Signboard hanging ceremony. Korea Eximbank’s CI represents export and import.

    • The First Korea Eximbank flag

      The First Korea Eximbank flag

  • 1978
    • 05.16Enacted the regulation of local letter of credit
    • New York Representative Office
      1978.06.01
    • London Representative Office
      1978.06.01
    • LA
      Representative Office
      1978.08.28
    • Hong Kong Representative Office
      1978.09.01
  • 1979 ~ 1981
     
    • Tokyo Representative Office
      1979.06.19
    • Abidjan Representative Office
      1979.06.20
    • Santiago Representative Office
      1981.09.01
  • 1982
    • 07.26Initiated operation of granting export permission for the industrialequipment sector
    • 12.17Ground breaking ceremony for the Bank’s new headquarters
    • Jakarta Representative Office
      1982.09.01
  • 1983
    • 02.18Diversified settlement currencies on export contracts
      (4 countries→20 countries)
    • 06.14Concluded a bank loan agreement with 46 foreign financial institutions including Chemical Asia Ltd.
      (USD 300 million)
    • 07.05Concluded a bank loan agreement with 17 foreign financial institutions including LTCB (JPY 10 billion)
  • 1984
    • 01.30Issued Samurai Bond
    • 04.06Diversified settlement currencies for export contracts
    • 10.15Held the Berne Union Steering Committee (Seoul)
    • 11.21Issued US Dollar denominated floating rate note
      (FRN)(USD 50 million)
  • 1985
    • 06.18Concluded a Deutsche Mark denominated bond underwriting agreement with 7 foreign financial institutions including DG Bank (DM 100 million)
    • 08.31Completed construction of the Bank’s new headquarters
    • Korea Eximbank’s new headquarters construction ceremony

      Korea Eximbank’s new headquarters construction ceremony

  • 1986
    • 01.20Issued the first Swiss Franc denominated bond
      (CHF 50 million)
    • 12.02Enacted Economic Development Cooperation Fund (EDCF) Act
    • 12.26Launched the preparatory committee to establish EDCF
  • 1987
    • 06.01Initiated operation of EDCF
    • 06.08Held the Berne Union annual general meeting
    • 12.Authorized capital reached KRW 1 trillion
    • Symposium on outbound investment facilitation

      Symposium on outbound investment facilitation

    • Signboard hanging ceremony of EDCF

      Signboard hanging ceremony of EDCF

    • The first EDCF disbursement on passenger coach modernization project in Nigeria

      The first EDCF disbursement on passenger coach modernization project in Nigeria

  • 1988
    • 04.11Established Overseas Investment Consultation Center
    • 05.17Established the regulation of overseas subsidiary business integration and guidelines for supervising fund management
    • 08.10Concluded the first inter-government EDCF agreement (Padang City Road Construction Project in Indonesia )
    • 11.15Established Overseas Investment Research Institute
    • Hong Kong Overseas Subsidiary
      (KEXIM Asia Ltd)
      1988.08.10
  • 1989
    • 02.10Established the guidelines of supporting Overseas Investment Loan
    • 06.15Joined International Private Economic Council of Korea(IPECK)established with the aim of facilitating economic cooperation via private channels with the countries which have no diplomatic relation with Korea
    • 07.15Established the guidelines for screening eligible projects
      for Overseas Investment Loan
    • 09.15Initiated operation of accepting Overseas Investment Report
    • Paris Representative Office
      1982.09.01
  • 1990
    • 02.02Established the guidelines of Export-Related Loan for machinery, etc.
    • 05.30Capital invested in National Information & Credit Evaluation Co., Ltd. (NICE) (KRW 200 million)
    • 12.31Enacted Inter-Korean Cooperation Fund (IKCF) Act