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  • KOREA
    KOREA WOOREE GROUP WOOREE Lighting WOOREE E&L WOOREE ETI NEWOPTICS
  • CHINA
    CHINA WOOREE ELECTRONICS
  • VIETNAM
    VIETNAM WOOREE VINA
  • USA
    USA WOOREE LITECH
  • MEXICO
    MEXICO NEWOPTICS
  • KOREA
    WOOREE GROUP WOOREE Lighting WOOREE E&L WOOREE ETI NEWOPTICS
  • USA
    WOOREE LITECH
  • MEXICO
    NEWOPTICS
  • CHINA
    WOOREE ELECTRONICS
  • VIETNAM
    WOOREE VINA
  • 1960s
    • 1966 Established “Poongwoo Industry Co., ltd.”
  • 1970s
    • 1971 Export Merit Award from the Mayor of Seoul
    • 1977 Export Merit Award from the Prime Minister
    • 1979 Acquisition of KS for Incandescent lamp
  • 1980s
    • 1981 Acquisition of CSA Canada
    • 1981 Acquisition of UL USA
    • 1983 Technology introduction contract with GE USA
    • 1988 Established Korea GE Lighting Co., Ltd.
    • 1988 (Joint stock with GE USA)
  • 1990s
    • 1996 Liquidate Korea GE Lighting Co., Ltd.
    • 1996 Company name change to “WOOREE Lighting Co., Ltd.”
    • 1999 WOOREE Lighting KOSDAQ Listed (No.037400)
  • 2000s
    • 2001 Establishment of “WOOREE VINA Co., Ltd.” (Acquired KS)
    • 2003 Set up WOOREE LIGHTING research laboratory
    • 2006 Establishment of “WOOREE LITECH INC.”
    • 2006 - US sales branch
    • 2009 Initial launching of KolourOne brand for LED lighting
  • 2010s
    • 2010 Establishment of “Yangzhou WOOREE Electronics
    • 2011 Win IF Design award
    • 2011 Win Reddot Design award
    • 2013 WOOREE E&L KOSDAQ Listed (No.153490)
    • 2014 Establishment of “New Optix Mexicali
    • 2015 Establishment of “New Optix Raynosa”
    • 2015 launching of ColourOne brand win Safety Korea award
    • 2016 Win Customer Satisfaction Management Award
    • 2017 launching of LED smart lighting series
    • 2018 launching of SHINE PROJECT