Directory of Logistics Regulators - Republic of Korea

Issue Area Affecting Logistics Based on Door-to-Door Delivery Agency in Charge and Contact Information
International Transport 1.  International Air freight Transport  Rights

For information relating to air traffic rights for air freight service providers. 

Designated Agency/s:  Aviation industry Division,  Ministry of Land Transport and Maritime Affairs 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel: +82-2-2669-6492 
Fax: +82-2-6342-7309 
Website:
http://www.mltm.go.kr  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
jacyoung@mltm.go.kr
2.  Cross-border land transit and transport rights

For information relating to cross-border transit policies and operations (if applicable)

Designated Agency/s:  
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Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
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3.  International Maritime Transport rights

For information relating to vessel docking, and onward carriage of international cargo

Designated Agency/s : Shipping policy Division, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs  
Address : #427-010 88Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel : +82-2-2110-6372 
Fax : +82-2-504-2676 
Website:
www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Park, Jae-soo 
Email Address :
park0910@mltm.go.kr
Customs & Trade Facilitation 4.  Customs Valuation, Duties, Taxes and Payment

For information for freight forwarders on payment of duties and taxes

Designated Agency/s :  Korea Customs Service 
Address: Government complex Daejeon, 920 Dunsan-dong Seo-gu Daejeon, 302-701, Republic of Korea 
Tel :  +82-42-481-7966 
Fax : +82-42-481-7969 
Website:
http://www.customs.go.kr (Korean) 
http://english.customs.go.kr (English) 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address :
kcstcd@customs.go.kr
5.  AEO Programs

For information on AEO Program policies and criteria (if applicable)

Designated Agency/s :  Korea Customs Service 
Address: Government complex Daejeon, 920 Dunsan-dong Seo-gu Daejeon, 302-701, Republic of Korea 
Tel:  +82 42 481 7966 
Fax: +82 42 481 7969 
Website:
http://www.customs.go.kr (Korean) 
http://english.customs.go.kr (English) 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
kcstcd@customs.go.kr
6.  Customs brokerage services - Licensing

For information on permit or license associated with providing customs brokerage services

Designated Agency/s:  Korea Customs Service 
Address: Government complex Daejeon, 920 Dunsan-dong Seo-gu Daejeon, 302-701, Republic of Korea 
Tel:  +82 42 481 7966 
Fax: +82 42 481 7969 
Website:
http://www.customs.go.kr (Korean) 
http://english.customs.go.kr (English) 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
kcstcd@customs.go.kr
Domestic Regulation 7.  Market access / foreign investment – licensing

For general information on starting a foreign invested business 

Designated Agency/s: Invest KOREA 
Address: 13, Heolleungno, Seocho-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea  
Tel: +82-2-3460-7545 
Fax: +82-2-3460-7946/7 
Website:
http://www.investkorea.org 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):
http://www.investkorea.org 
Email Address:
ikonline@kotra.or.kr
8.  Cargo Handling – licensing/permits

For information on policies relating to cargo handling services and licensing (if applicable)

Designated Agency/s:  Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs, Port Management Division 
Address: 1, Joongang-Dong, Gwacheon-City, Gyeonggi-Do  
Tel: +82-2-2110-8541~2 
Fax: +82-2-503-7306 
Website:
http://www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic) Mr Do-hyun,Jung 
Email Address:
dohyuni7@korea.kr
9.  Port Management

For information on Port Regulation including foreign investment in port management

Designated Agency/s: Port Management Division, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel: +82-2-2110-8544~5 
Fax: +82-2-503-7306 
Website:
http://www.mltm.go.kr 
http://www.spidc.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Chang-yong,Lee 
Email Address:
leecy@korea.kr
10.  Logistics – licensing

For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of logistics services (if applicable) including criteria for attaining license. 

Designated Agency/s: Logistic Industry Division, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel: +82-2-2110-8528 
Fax: +82-2- 504-9086 
Website:
www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Kwon, Soon-Wook  
Email Address:
ksw333@mltm.go.kr 

Designated Agency/s: Shipping Policy Division, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel: +82-2-2110-6372 
Fax : +82-2-504-2676 
Website:
www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):  
Email Address:
park0910@mltm.go.kr

11. Freight forwarding – licensing

For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of freight forwarding services (if applicable)

Designated Agency/s: Logistic Industry Division, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel: +82-2-2110-6360 
Fax: +82-2- 504-9086 
Website:
www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Lee, Gwang-Won  
Email Address:
lkwn@mltm.go.kr
12. Domestic transport rights

For information on domestic air, land, and sea transport rights

Designated Agency/s: Public Transport Division, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs (The ministry is in charge of policy-making and legislation. The authority concerning authorization and permissions was transferred to local governments.) 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel:  +82-2-2110-8670 
Fax : +82-2-504-9148 
Website:
www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):  
Email Address:
ohy0614@mltm.go.kr 

Designated Agency/s: Logistic Industry Division, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel: +82-2-2110-6360 
Fax: +82-2- 504-9086 
Website:
www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Lee, Gwang-Won  
Email Address:
lkwn@mltm.go.kr 

Designated Agency/s: Shipping Policy Division, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel:   +82-2-2110-6372 
Fax : +82-2-504-2676 
Website:
www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Park, Jae-soo 
Email Address:
park0910@mltm.go.kr 

Designated Agency/s : Aviation Industry Division, Ministry of Land Transport and Maritime Affairs of Republic of Korea 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel: +82-2-2669-6492 
Fax: +82- 2-6342-7309 
Website:
http://www.mltm.go.kr  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
jacyoung@mltm.go.kr

13. Warehousing – licensing

For information related to licensing or permit associated with the provision of warehousing services

Designated Agency/s: Logistic Industry Division, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel: +82-2-2110-6358 
Fax: +82-2- 504-9086 
Website:
www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Kim, Chong-Ho  
Email Address:
chon@mltm.go.kr
14. Postal Permits (if applicable)

For postal related information if applicable to the operation of logistics business

Designated Agency/s:   
Address: 
Tel: 
Fax: 
Website: 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
15.  Vehicle operation

For information related to motor vehicle registration and licensing for commercial purposes

Designated Agency/s: Vehicle Management & Insurance, Division Ministry of Land 
Address: #427-010 88 Kwanmun-Ro, Gwacheon-Si, Geonggi-do 
Tel:  +82-2-2110-8703 
Fax: +82-2-503-7326 
Website:
www.mltm.go.kr 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):Shin Yong-seop   
Email Address:
sebi@mltm.go.kr

Updated as of October 2009