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Hankook Tire opens new branch office for the Austrian and Swiss markets

2020. 01. 10

Tyre maker Hankook expands in Europe. The company opens a new branch office for the Austrian and Swiss markets in Vienna Schwechat. Hankook aims to strategically develop the growing sales markets of both countries.

Neu-Isenburg, Germany, January 10, 2020 – Premium tire maker Hankook expands its presence in Europe with a new branch office in Vienna Schwechat. From now on, the important Swiss and Austrian markets will be serviced directly. Due to the constantly growing importance of both sales markets, the tire maker has settled in the Austrian capital with the aim of establishing the Hankook brand with a double-digit market share in Austria and Switzerland.

Sanghoon Lee, President of Hankook Tire Europe says: “For us, developing the Swiss and Austrian markets with a new branch office is essential for Hankook's strategic expansion in Europe. Now we can offer an even better service to our customers there and locally support the demand for our premium tires.”

“With the expansion of our sales team to Austria and Switzerland, we want to grow sustainably in both countries and significantly increase our market share," adds Soowon Chang, Managing Director of Hankook Austria and Switzerland. "We will intensify the support of our Austrian and Swiss customers with the new Viennese branch office to fully leverage osur brand potential in the future.


HANKOOK Tire Austria GmbH

Concorde Business Park2 / F / 9,
2320 Schwechat,

Tel.: +43 (0) 1 706 25 26

E-Mail: info@hankookreifen.at