Medical Industry in Wonju No.1 Medical Technology
Wonju began its daredevil adventure.
In 1998, 18 companies moved into Wonju Medical Industry and Technology Complex.
Ten small 19.8㎡ offices, modest labs, comforters and waterworks for all-nighters, and a small sleeping room ...
We groomed our dream right here. We were happy even though the world forgot about us. For we had a dream .... Since 1998 ...
Full-swing implementation of Wonju Medical Device Industry
In 2003, Wonju Medical Industry Technovalley was created.
Full-swing promotion and marketing began for Wonju Medical Device Cluster.
The era of Wonju Medical Industry Technovalley opened
designated in 2005 by Korean government as Medical Device Innovation Cluster, Wonju rapidly emerged as the mecca of Korean medical device industry.
The center of Korean medical device industry
In 2015, the region takes up more than 17% of Korean export in medical devices.
130 out of 2,786 companies nationwide
3,856 persons out of 41,043 national medical company employement
570.5 billion KRW out of 4,604.8 billion KRW of national medical device production,.
446 million USD out of 257.6 million USD of national medical device export
Excellent global companies
Nuga Medical Co., Ltd.: Export 70 million USD
Mediana Co., Ltd.: Korea’s top manufacturer of patient monitoring device.
CU Medical System. : Korea’s top manufacturer of AED(Automated External Defibrillator)
I-SENS Inc.: Korea’s top manufacturer of blood glucose meter.
GMES(Gangwon Medical Equipment Show)
- Annual expo reaching out th the global market
Achievement of the 11th GMES in 2015
Export negociation worth 150 million USD
15.14 million USD worth of contracts signed on the spot.
Wonju Medical Device Cluster is preparing for its second leap
Early detection of diseases, Prompt and accurate treatment, Minimizing post-operative sequelae, Convergence healthcare