Songam Industrial Complex

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Songam Industrial Complex Overview

Objective

Designed to create a clean urban environment and raise productivity by integrating dispersed factories into one place

Location

Songha-dong, Nam-gu, Gwangju Metropolitan City

History
  • February 18, 1975: City development plan for industrial complex notified 
  • June 6, 1979: Ground-breaking work 
  • July 4, 1979: Designated as provincial industrial complex
  • October 24, 1979: Designated as provincial industry development promotion district
  • December 31, 1983: Completed
Land and Infrastructure
Land Use (1000㎡) Infrastructure
Total Factories Support Facilities Public Facilities Greens Water(1000 tonsper day) Electricity(1000 kw) Communications(cables) Roads(km) Sewers(km) Lamp Posts(light) Manage-mentComplexBuildings
394 278 15 76 25 6 6 1,900 4.5 10.6 24 area:3,630.0㎡building:843.4㎡

※ land prices (sales completed) : KRW 14,000 ~ 16,000/㎡

Costs

6,672 million won (2,573 million won funded by the government, 4,099 million won from sales profits)

Period

June 6, 1979 ~ December 31, 1983

Companies and Employment
Classification Total Food Oil Chemicals Imperfect Metals Shipping Equipment Machine Other
Resident companies Total 63 1 9 1 37 8 7
Operting 63 1 9 1 37 8 7
Closed/Shutdown - - - - - - -
Number of Employees 1,528 42 76 17 1,255 90 48
Production Output

Production worth 50.1 billion won, exportations worth 0.4 million dollars

Location Conditions
Transportation
Expressway: Dongrim interchanges on Honam expressway [320.5 km. to Seoul (292.8 km. between Cheonan and Nonsan), 352.6 km. to Busan]
Railroad: From Songjeong Station on Honam line [344.1 km. to Seoul, 329.8 km. to Busan, 66.9 km. to Mokpo]
Airway: Gwangju Airport (charter flights to Seoul, Jeju, international flights), within a 50-minute drive to Muan International Airport
Port : 90-minute drive to Gwangyang port, 90 minutes to Mokpo port, 120 minutes to Yeosu and Gunsan ports
Industrial wastes handled by commissioned service providers and Korea Auto Industries Coop. Association (KAICA)
Facility Maintenance
  •  Road Management Director of Construction Management Headquarters:road wider than 20 m.
  • Facility Maintenance Director of Waterworks Management Headquarters and Head of Southern Office: waterworks
  • Head of Nam-gu Borough Office: road with a width less than 20 m. and auxiliary
  • components of entire roads in the complex (tree-lined streets, lamp posts, parking pace, sidewalks, sewer system), greens, parks and other facilities
Related Parties
  • Authority Holder: Mayor of Gwangju Metropolitan City (Investment Attraction Division in Employment Investment Policy Department)
    - Address : (61945) Naebang-ro 111 (Chipyeong-dong 1200), Seo-gu, Gwangju Metropolitan City - Tel : +82-62-613-3892 / FAX : +82-62-613-4069
  • Supervisory Authority: Head of Nam-gu Borough Office (Support Center for Gwangju
    - Address: (61945) Jeseok-ro 17 (Bongseon-dong 511), Nam-gu, Gwangju Metropolitan City
    - Tel : +82-62-650-8256 FAX : 062) 650-7532
  • Consulting Authority: Songam Industrial Complex Operation Council
    - Address: (61945) Songam Industrial Park 1 gil 2 (Songha-dong 259),Nam-gu, Gwangju Metropolitan City
    - Phone: 062) 674-0850 FAX : 062) 674-1407

Division in Charge : Investment & Attraction Division

Contact : +82-62-613-3892