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Garak Market

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Garak Market

Garak Market
Birdeye view of the market
Korean name
Hangul 가락시장
Hanja 可樂市場
Revised Romanization Garak Sijang
McCune–Reischauer Karak Sijang

Garak Fish Market or Garak-dong Agricultural Market is an extensive farmers fish market in the neighborhood of Garak-dong in Songpa-gu, Seoul, South Korea. It is served by Garak Market Station.[1]


  • Management Agency 1
    • Seoul Agro-Fisheries & Food Corporation 1.1[1]
      • Mission 1.1.1
      • Vision 1.1.2
      • Strategic goals 1.1.3
      • Purpose establishment 1.1.4
      • Main business 1.1.5
      • Main task 1.1.6
  • Gallery 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Management Agency

Seoul Agro-Fisheries & Food Corporation[2]


We make customers happy by providing the effective agro-distribution system


Global Leader in Agro-distribution

Strategic goals

Efficient distribution system, Eco-friendly Global Market, Developing new engine of growth, Sustainable management focused on customers

Purpose establishment

- To contribute the stabilization of the livelihood of producers and consumers by promoting the smooth distribution of agricultural & marine products. - To maintain proper pricing and a stable supply of agro-marine products.

Main business

- The Management and operation of the agricultural & marine products wholesale markets established by Seoul City. - Directing & supervising auction companies, intermediate wholesalers and related traders. - Maintaining transaction order at the wholesale markets. - Modernizing the distribution system of agro-marine products. - Cultivating specialists in distribution (education & training). - Investigating, analyzing and providing distribution information for agro-marine products. - Supervision of food quality and hygiene. - Managing standardization, grading, packaging, keeping food fresh.

Main task

- Providing a fair and transparent transaction environment. - Improving the existing agro-distribution system. - Providing prompt and various distribution information of a high quality. - Promoting the competitiveness of distributors. - Reducing waste and recycling. - Inspection of the food safety of agricultural products. - Guiding grading and traceability - Expanding facilities of collection, delivery and storage for a new distribution environment


See also


  1. ^

External links

  • (Korean) Official site

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