held "Trade Center Sharing Bazaar with the Trade Industry"
than 40,000 donations from 170 small and medium-sized companies as well as
employees of Trade Center -
International Trade Association (Chairman, Kim Young-joo) held the "Trade
Center Sharing Bazaar with the Trade Industry" at COEX in Samseong-dong,
Seoul, on December 8, Friday, to mark the Trade Day.
40,000 items were donated by 170 business partners for the bazaar, which was
held with the Beautiful Store. In particular, Hanwell donated some 12,000 of
its own products, and companies, who were not able to donate their own
manufactured or exported products, actively participated in the sharing by
donating their employees' personal belongings. In addition, the directors and
employees of the companies who have offices in the Trade Center such as the
Korea International Trade Association and COEX, collected around 1,300 donation
items and took part in the year-end sharing event.
event, a variety of items including ▲cosmetics, clothing, accessories, food products, and daily
necessities and ▲ the donated products by the executive
members and employees of the Trade Center were sold. The Korea International
Trade Association ran a public relations pavilions of the participating
companies at the bazaar and conducted various events for the customers who
purchased the donated items, such as providing souvenirs, painting eco-bag, and
making eco-friendly bracelets.
proceeds from the bazaar will be used to help neighborhoods who need social
support through donations to residents in areas suffering from the Pohang
earthquake and the Beautiful Store’s ‘Beautiful Sharing of Hope’ project.
Kim Hak-joon, head of Member Support Department at KITA, said,
"This bazaar is a meaningful event that was organized by the voluntary
participation of the trading companies to help needy neighbors. We expect that
this event will be an opportunity to warm our society."