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Korea's Fashion Industry

Korea Fashion Market Size

Korea Fashion Market Size

moblie Korea Fashion Market Size

Top 4 Korean Fashion Companies 
  • SAMSUNG15,455 billion won
  • LF15,348 billion won
  • SHINSEGAE INTERNATIONAL14,784 billion won
  • THE HANDSOME11,948 billion won
                                                                                                                                                  Source : Korea Federation of Textile Industries
Online Fashion Market Size

In 2020, the volume of online shopping mall transactions increased by 17.9% compared to the previous year.
Existing online shopping mall operators as well as offline operators are actively entering
the E-commerce market and are experiencing rapid growth.

A turnover trend by type of E-commerce market

                                                                                                                                                 Source : Korea Federation of Textile Industries

Seoul Fashion Industry

Dongdaemun Fashion Cluster

Dongdaemun, located in the center of Seoul, is a cluster of all fashion-related services
from fashion-related stores to subsidiary materials and sewing factories for manufacturing.

Dongdaemun Fashion Cluster

mobile Dongdaemun Fashion Cluster

Status of Dongdaemun Fashion Cluster

Dongdaemun Fashion Market Number of Businesses and Employees


  • Dongdaemun fashion sales ratio of total domestic Textile Fashion Sales
  • Visitors to Dongdaemun Fashion Market
                                                                                                                      Source: SeoulDesignFoundation, 2020 Dongdaemun Fashion Market Revitalization Plan

Seoul Fashion Festival

Seoul Fashion Week

It is a global fashion business event hosted by Seoul City and is held twice a year in March and October.
Seoul Fashion Week, which forms the center of Korea's fashion industry,
has the largest collection in Korea. It was launched in 2000.

Seoul Fashion Week

                                                                                                                                     Source : Seoul Fashion Week, www.seoulfashionweek.org

Seoul Fashion Support Center

Seoul Fashion Support Center

mobile Seoul Fashion Support Center