Mr. Kim Hyun Ho, General Director of Kumho Tire Vietnam

“I am very happy that we won a Golden Dragon Award this year. This is the third consecutive year Kumho Tire has been honored with this Award. It is not only recognition of what we have achieved but also provides encouragement for us to make every effort to keep on being a Golden Dragon enterprise in the years to come.

In 2016, we are working aggressively on developing environmental-friendly tires and we hope to deliver them to the market within this year. Kumho Tire Vietnam is very much interested in preserving a green, clean and beautiful environment for Vietnamese people, with producing safe and environmental-friendly tires for drivers being its main target in the coming years.”

Kumho Tire established the first Vietnamese passenger tire production factory in Binh Duong Province with capital of more than $200 million, in Ho Chi Minh City, in 2008, and is manufacturing 3.3 million tires annually. 

The enterprise has been highly appreciate by the business community in for its business performance but also for its corporate social responsibility activities, especially in Binh Duong Province, including support for underprivileged families and visually impaired person facilities. BusinessKorea recognized that, in 2012, Kumho Tire signed an MOU with the Vietnamese Resident Society in Korea to support culture festivals and run Korean language learning classes, while in 2013, the company started offering a program called the “Korea-Vietnam Multicultural Family Visit to Homeland,” and 43 families visited Vietnam as of January this year.