History

Early Period
1985~1990
  • February 1985

    Establishment of Kwang Myung Precision (Yangpyeong-dong Youngdeungpo-gu, Seoul)

  • June 1988

    Corporate Conversion of KMIN

Domestic settlement and development period
1991~2006
  • November 1991

    Establishment of Gyeongju factory

  • February 1994

    Establishment of Asan Factory

  • March 2001

    Establishment of Gwangju Factory

  • December 2001

    Achieving SQ MARK certification

  • September 2002

    Establishment of R&D Center

  • July 2003

    Achieving SQ MARK certification (welding, mold)

  • October 2005

    Confirmation of venture company (The Small and Medium Business Administration)

  • November 2005

    Confirmation of small and medium-sized enterprise in the form of technological innovation (INNO-BIZ) (The Small and Medium Business Administration)

  • December 2005

    ISO 14001 / TS16949 certification

  • December 2005

    Selected as a superior technology company (The Korea Technology Finance Corporation)

  • September 2006

    Single PPM certification (The Small and Medium Business Administration)

Overseas expansion period
2006~2016
  • November 2008

    Received the prime minister prize

  • April 2009

    Received the prize of $5 Million Export Tower

  • May 2010

    Received the Presidential Commendation for the Single PPM

  • April 2011

    Received the Silver Top Industrial Medal for the Single PPM

  • May 2011

    Establishment of the local corporation in Mexico (KMIN SLP)

  • March 2014

    Establishment of the U.S. factory (KMIN USA)

Re-leaping period
2017~
  • July 2017

    Establishment of the Central Research Institute in Cheonan

  • December 2017

    Received the Prize of $70 Million Export Tower

  • March 2020

    Model taxpayer Commendation Award