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Korea Trade Insurance Corporation was established in July 1992 upon the Trade Insurance Act for the goal of promoting trade and overseas investment of Korean enterprises with the mission to boost the national competitiveness.

As the official export credit agency under the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, our business scope is as follows:
  • Operation of various trade insurance programs to cover the risks arising from the export and import of goods and services, overseas construction works and investments, management of foreign exchange (FX) and interest rate fluctuations, export of cultural contents and services, and other overseas transactions
  • Provision of credit related services including credit research and credit information management in addition to debt recovery services including the collection of overseas receivables for Korean enterprises
  • Sound management of the ‘Trade Insurance Fund’ through the trade insurance underwriting ceiling approved by the National Assembly and the integrated risk management system
  • Realization of the vision to become a "public corporation trusted by the people of Korea" with emphasis on customer satisfaction assurance by implementing ethical and innovative management based on the principles of integrity, transparency, sharing, and communication

We develop various trade insurance products and value-added services with the aim to contribute to the promotion of Korean exports as well as international trade on a broader scope to proactively deal with a constantly changing environment of global trade.

As of September 2022, the number of K-SURE employees stands at a total of 804, who work out of the head office in Seoul and 18 domestic branches with one local representative in Korea, in addition to 21 representative offices abroad.

  • Point of Contact :  Planning and Coordination Department