06 Busan Newspaper 2021-12-29
DAEBANG INDUSTRY CO., LTD., 10 million won donation to ‘Fruit of Love’ of Busan Department.
DAEBANG INDUSTRY CO., LTD.(CEO, James Hong) announced its participation in the Hope 2022 Sharing Campaign by donating 10 million won to the Fruit of Love in Busan(Chairman Geum-Sik Choi) on the 22nd(Wednesday).
This delivery ceremony was attended by James Hong, the CEO of DAEBANG INDUSTRY CO., LTD., Junny Hong, the general manager of DAEBANG INDUSTRY CO., LTD., Geum-Sik Choi, the Chairman of Busan Fruits of Love, and Eun-Duk Park, the Executive Director of Busan Fruits of Love.
The donations delivered on this day will be used for livelihood and medical expenses for underprivileged neighbors in Dongnae-gu, where the company’s headquarters office is located.
James Hong, the CEO of DAEBANG INDUSTRY CO., LTD., said, “I decided to donate because I wanted to give strength to my neighbors who are suffering from the ongoing COVID-19 and cold weather to endure this time. We will continue to strive for social contribution activities in the future.”
Busan Fruit of Love Chairman Choi Geum-Sik said, “In difficult times, the warm touch of a company(DAEBANG INDUSTRY CO., LTD.) is a great strength. I sincerely thank DAEBANG INDUSTRY CO., LTD. for participating in the Hope 2022 Sharing Campaign, thinking of the neighbors who may be struggling in the immediate vicinity.”
DAEBANG INDUSTRY CO., LTD., located in Oncheon-dong, Dongnae-gu, Busan of South Korea produces OPP tapes and carton boxes, which are essential materials for manufacturing. It is a global manufacturing and trading company that mainly exports fishing nets, ropes, generators, and used cars as well. From the 1990s, when there were few Koreans in Africa, the CEO, James Hong pioneered the local markets and developed the company step by step. Moreover, DAEBANG INDUSTRY CO., LTD. has been actively participating in social contribution activities at home and abroad, including sponsoring African children suffering from AIDS and Ebola, building orphanages and medical facilities, and donating development funds to his alma mater, Dong-A University as well, to support young people’s recent studies.