Welcron’s flagship items include functionalized microfiber, nanofiber products, industrial and home care cleaning textile products/bedding, bathing products, nano-fiber based filtration membranes, hygiene products and so forth. Its main export markets are Europe, Asia and the U.S.A.
As a recognition for its technological and marketing capability, Wecron’s microfiber cleaning and bathing goods have been selected as a “World Class Products” by the Ministry of Knowledge and Economy since 2001, along with Inno-biz and venture business certificates. The company has also obtained FDA certificates for heavy metal stability in 2000 and ISO 140001, 9001 for quality control. Welcron made the best use of microfiber’s properties to develop cleaning product for industrial use.
Welcron has focused on the development of microfiber finishing technologies since its foundation, and now its microfiber finishing technology is rated best in the world. Taking with its advanced microfiber technology, Welcron holds the number-one status in the global microfiber cleaner market with a 25% of total market share.
Welcron’s microfiber products are known for excellent cleaning & water absorbing property, nonscratch thanks to the high softness of microfiber. In addition, it can be widely applied for household or industrial usess.
With its sales revenues amounting to about 80.5 billion won in 2009, Welcron takes an optimistic view about performance in 2011, expecting this year’s sales revenues to reach about 100 billion won largely due to commercialization of nano-fiber products and increased market share in the overseas markets.
Welcron has now set its vision at developing special-purpose materials. Welcron has developed nano-fiber filter materials and was the world’s first to develop ULPA (ultra-low penetration air) filters that remove 99 percentages of dust. Welcron is poised to become a leader in the nano fiber market, which still remains unexplored. What was the driving force behind Welcron’s successful development its continuous investment in technological development. Every year, Welcron invests 5 percent of its sales and 20% of its manpower in R&D.
● Welcron Co., Ltd.
212-24, Guro3-dong, Guro-gu, Seoul, Korea