Projects in South Korea

South Korea is one of Western Australia’s major trading partners, and the two country share deep and long-standing relationships.

South Korea is a key market for Western Australia energy products and iron ore, an active partner in a number of Australian energy projects and a competitive manufacturing destination for the resources industry. UWA is investing to create a robust platform for education and research collaboration between Western Australia and Korea.

The Korea Energy and Minerals Resources Engineering Program

he Korea Energy and Minerals Resources Engineering Program (KEMREP) is a partnership between UWA and Curtin University and a number of significant Koreas institutions.

"I am confident that in the coming decades the city of Perth will grow in importance as a centre of business, educational and technological excellence in the region. This State will also continue to develop as the epicentre of a global resource and mineral supply economy delivering the growth that has seen an economic power shift to the Asian and Indian Ocean regions." Michael Chaney
Chancellor, The University of Western Australia