[뉴스토마토 정성욱 기자] ‘2020 Korea Sale Festa’, the largest shopping festival in Korea, will begin on the 1st of next month. About 1600 companies, the largest ever, will participate, and a 10 to 90% special discount event will be held on various products such as TVs, refrigerators, smartphones, cosmetics, and furniture.
According to the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and the Korea Sale Festa Promotion Committee on the 30th, the event, supported by the government and 17 metropolitan cities and provinces nationwide, will be held simultaneously online and offline for two weeks until the 15th of next month.
This year, the number of participating companies is 1633, more than last year (704), which is the largest ever. In particular, there are 971 manufacturers including home appliances, smartphones, automobiles, tires, clothing, cosmetics, furniture, and tableware, three times that of last year (345) will participate.
According to the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and the Korea Sale Festa Promotion Committee on the 30th, the ‘2020 Korea Sale Festa’ will be held from the 1st to the 15th of next month, with 1,600 companies, the largest ever, and various products such as TVs, refrigerators, smartphones, cosmetics, furniture, etc. 10~90% special discount event is held Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Sung Yoon-mo attends the 2020 Korea Sale Festa Promotion Committee meeting held at the Korea Press Center in Jung-gu, Seoul on the 23rd and gives a greeting. Photo/Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy
During the event, participating companies hold various discount events and various gift and giveaway events. In the home appliance and digital field, major companies such as Samsung and LG, and 68 small and mid-sized companies such as Kuchen and Winia Daewoo sell popular products such as TVs, refrigerators, and laptops at up to 40% discount.
In the automotive sector, five domestic automakers, including Hyundai, Kia, GM Korea, Renault Samsung, and Ssangyong, are preparing for special discount events at the level of last year and last month or more for each company’s popular car models. Three tire companies, including Korea, Kumho, and Nexen, are planning to sell seasonal and winter tires at 20-40% discount.
In the furniture sector, 23 major companies such as Hanssem, Jangsudol Bed, and Hyundai Livart offer 10-50% discount sales for major furniture such as beds, sofas, tables and chairs.
153 online and offline companies in the field of fashion and miscellaneous goods said,’Do your best! Up to 90% discount on products during the Korean Fashion Market Season 2’period. 157 companies including LG Household & Health Care, Amorepacific and The Face Shop in the cosmetics sector offer up to 60% discount and 1+1 events for popular products.
Major traditional markets in each region, such as Daegu, Incheon, Sejong, Gangwon, and Jeonbuk, hold various events, such as giving an Onnuri gift certificate if you purchase more than a certain amount.
Eight department stores, including Lotte, Shinsegae, and Hyundai, hold fashion product discount events and up to 10% discount and coupon events.
Seven major supermarkets, including E-Mart, Homeplus, and Lotte Shopping, offer up to 50% discount on groceries, agricultural, livestock, aquatic products, home appliances, and clothing. 371 online companies such as Gmarket, 11th Street, Lotte on, and SsG are offering up to 80% discount and 25% discount coupons.
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