KOTRA (Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency) is a state-funded trade and investment promotion organization operated by the Government of South Korea. KOTRA was established in 1962 as a national trade promotion organization. Since then, it has facilitated Korea’s rapid export-led economic development through various trade promotion activities such as overseas market surveys, SMEs export promotion, trade info services, government-to-gov’t export, foreign investment in Korea (FDI) promotion and business matchmaking. Learn more.