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Kia Corp (Kia) formerly known as Kia Motors Corp is an automobile manufacturer which manufactures and markets wide variety of motor vehicles. It offers sport utility vehicles (SUVs), multi-purpose vehicles (MPVs), recreation vehicles, passenger cars, and commercial vehicles. The company also carries out leasing of vehicles and vehicle maintenance services. It sells these vehicles through a network of distributors and dealers. The company operates through its subsidiaries located in Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa, the Americas. Kia is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Headquarters South Korea

Address 12, Heolleung-Ro, Seocho-Gu, Seoul, 06797


Telephone 82 2 34645114

No of Employees 51,357

Industry Automotive

Ticker Symbol & Exchange 000270 (SEO)

Revenue (2020) $50.2B 1.8% (2020 vs 2019)

EPS XXX

Net Income (2020) XXX -18.6% (2020 vs 2019)

Market Cap* $28.6B

Net Profit Margin (2020) XXX -20.1% (2020 vs 2019)

* As of and is in US$

Products and Services

Products Services
Passenger Cars Leasing of Vehicles
Recreational Vehicles Vehicle Maintenance
Commercial Vehicles
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History

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Year Event Description
2021 Plans/Strategy In December, the company in a joint venture with Jingasu Yueda Group Co Ltd announced its plan to acquire 25% stake in Dongfeng Motor Group Co.
2021 Plans/Strategy In December, the company announced its plans to launch Kia Carens in India.
2021 Acquisitions/Mergers/Takeovers In December, the company agree to acquire an additional 20% stake in Hyundai Capital Service.
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Competitor Comparison

Key Parameters Kia Corp Toyota Motor Corp Ford Motor Co Honda Motor Co Ltd Nissan Motor Co Ltd
Headquarters South Korea Japan United States of America Japan Japan
City Seoul Toyota-Shi Dearborn Minato-Ku Yokohama-Shi
State/Province - Aichi Michigan Tokyo Kanagawa
No. of Employees 51,357 366,283 186,000 211,374 131,461
Entity Type Public Public Public Public Public
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Key Financial Charts

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Executives
Name Position Board Since Age
Eui-Sun Chung Chairman Executive Board - -
Ho-sung Song President; Chief Executive Officer Senior Management 2020 -
Woo-Jeong Joo Executive Vice President; Chief Financial Officer Senior Management 2019 -
Jun-Young Choi Executive Vice President; Head - Management Support division Senior Management 2018 -
Jochen Paesen Vice President - Interior Design Group Senior Management 2020 -
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