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Lobbying Costs


Financial year: Jan 2017 - Dec 2017

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2.5 Fte (10)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info


    EU Transparency Register

    676173833306-85 First registered on 23 Nov 2018

    Goals / Remit

    POSCO is one of the world’s leading high-quality steelmakers. POSCO enhances customer value by developing innovative products and providing solution marketing. POSCO manufactures eight major types of high-quality steel products, as well as battery components, which are key inputs to a number of European industries, from automotive to energy.

    Main EU files targeted

    POSCO follows EU trade policy (especially all measures that apply to trade in steel) and single market policy.


    Head Office
    6261, Donghaean-ro, Nam-gu
    Pohang-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    POSCO is increasing its engagement with the European institutions and we expect that employees will devote more time to activities covered by the Register. We will update this section if the number of employees or their involvement in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register changes significantly.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Mr Tak Jeong (Senior Executive Vice President)

    Person with legal responsibility

    Mr In Hwa Chang (President)

  • Categories


    II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    None declared

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2017 - Dec 2017

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year


    Other financial info

    As POSCO is just beginning its engagement with EU policy makers, it has incurred no costs relating to activities covered by the Register in its last financial year.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    POSCO is beginning engagement with EU officials on EU trade policy and other matters that may affect POSCO’s business priorities.

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    1 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: https://commissioners.ec.europa.eu/index_en All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 28 Nov 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Steel safeguards
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Cecilia Malmström
      Portfolio Trade
      • Maria Asenius (Cabinet member)
      • Nele Eichhorn (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
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