Company Introduction

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KO-A Trading has been an expert of the Middle East and introduces various Korean food stuff to the many countries in the Middle East over the last 28 years.

KO-A Trading is doing its role as a bridge between Korea and the Middle East with culture and food.


Detailed Company Information

  • Company NameKO-A TRADING CO., LTD.
  • Business TypeTrading Company
  • Year Established1987
  • LocationSouth Korea
  • Main MarketsU.A.E.,Jordan,Kuwait,Qatar,Saudi Arabia
  • Total Employees 1-50 People
  • Homepage
  • PresidentKOH, KWANG-TAEK
  • Phone+82-2-730-1251
  • FAX+82-2-730-1255
  • AddressRM505, Byunhosa Bldg., 13, Saemoonanno 5-Gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-061, KOREA
  • Product Category Food & Beverage > Fast Food > Instant Noodles
    Food & Beverage > Snacks

Additional Introduction


KO-A trading started its business with the Middle East in 1884.

It first launched drinks, snacks and cup noodles in Saudi Arabia and has enlarged its market through all GCC countries as the sole agent of Nong Shim, one of the world-famous noodle companies.

As a pioneer of Korean company in the Middle East, it has very strong relationship with major wholesalers in the region and has introduced good quality items from Korea for the last 24 years.


Based on the solid cooperation, KO-A Trading and Nong Shim always do the best not only to create safe recipes for the Muslims not to contain any pork in the ingredients but also develop more ‘Halal’ products.


KO-A Trading has introduced safe and gourmet foods to the Middle East over the last 24 years and will try to carry good and healthy food to the region.


Our History

  • APR, 2015UAE Air Arabia 기내식으로 라면 공급
  • MAY, 2014두바이 공항 카페테리아 'Auto & Grill'에 컵라면 공급
  • SEP, 201002 Emirates Airlines(EK항공) Dubai-전 세계 노선으로 확장 공급
  • APR, 2010Emirates Airlines(EK항공) Dubai-Asia 노선 기내식으로 라면 공급
  • JUL, 1999아랍 에미레이트 두바이 G.C.C. 국가 판매를 위한 대규모 물류창고 준공
  • NOV, 1996중동 아랍에미레이트 두바이 현지 스낵 공장 설립
  • NOV, 1994제 31회 무역의 날 500만불 수출탑 수상
  • SEP, 1991사우디 아라비아 사업확장, ㈜크라운, ㈜정우제과, ㈜해태,㈜롯데 등 국내 각종 제과업체 제품 독점 수출시작
  • SEP, 1987사우디 아라비아 리야드 지사 설립, 사우디 현지 업체와 Joint Venture 설립
  • AUG, 1987 ㈜농심과 중동지역 Sole Agent Distributorship 체결, 중동에 농심 전제품 독점수출
  • JUL, 1987• 1987. 07 : 법인 설립, 서울 종로구 신문로.
  • MAY, 1987중동에 한국 인삼음료 최초 수출