The first permanent market with 100 years of tradition in Korea.

By 2017년 March 17일Kwangjang Market History, main

In 1905, when the Japan carried out the monetary restructuring project and disturbed the base of the Korean merchant, the Chosun merchants established Kwangjang corporation in July of that year. Unlike other markets where Japanese people have their control, Dongdaemun market, which was operated by Kwangjang corporation, survived in the Korean market based on pure Chosun capital.

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