KOTRA (Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency) was established in 1962 as a South Korea's national trade promotion organization. KOTRA currently operates also the Invest KOREA, the national investment promotion agency. KOTRA goal is to positioning Korea as the business and economic hub of East Asia. With its experience and expertise, KOTRA assists interested parties worldwide to do business with Korea.
KOTRA Academy was launched in 2003 as a professional learning center for international business. It is intended that KOTRA's trade and investment manpower will bolster the nation's trade and investment infrastructure.