Eco-friendly cars make up over 3 pct of total vehicles registered in S. Korea

Nov 22, 2020

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Eco-friendly cars make up over 3 pct of total vehicles registered in S. Korea

Seoul (South Korea), November 22: Environmentally friendly cars, such as electric vehicles (EVs) and hydrogen-powered cars, make up more than 3 percent of the total vehicles registered in South Korea, a report from the country's transport ministry showed Sunday.
There were 766,464 green vehicles registered in South Korea as of end-October, accounting for 3.16 percent of the total vehicles here, according to the data from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transportation.
This is the first time that the share of eco-friendly cars exceeded the 3 percent mark.
The portion of such clean cars has been increasing steadily. It reached 1.99 percent in 2018 and 2.54 percent last year.
Source: Yonhap