Yeosu: Drawing Strength from Industry and Natural Wealth
Located on the southern coast of the Korean peninsula, the city had been a historical hub of maritime transport, linking China, the Korean peninsula, and Japan. Yeosu is one of the leading industrial cities on the nation’s southern coast. The diversity of marine life species found in the East Asian region is said to be one of the greatest in the world.
Expected number of visits*: 7.95 million
Expected participation*: 80 countries, 10 international organizations, and 10 companies
* According to estimates by the Expo organizers