For , see Hyundai (disambiguation) and Hyundai Group (disambiguation).
Hyundai Group
Hangul 현대
Hanja 現代
Revised Romanization Hyeondae
McCune–Reischauer Hyŏndae

Hyundai Group is a South Korean Corporate Group (Jaebeol) founded by Chung Ju-yung. The first company in the group was founded in 1947 as a construction company. With government assistance, Chung and his family members rapidly expanded into various industries, eventually becoming South Korea's second biggest chaebol. The company spun off many of its better known businesses after the 1997 Asian financial crisis, including Hyundai Motor Group, Hyundai Department Store Group, and Hyundai Heavy Industries Group.

The Hyundai Group now focuses on elevators, container services, and tourism to Mount Kumgang. As of March 2007, Hyundai Engineering and Construction is the main shareholder of Hyundai Merchant Marine, which is the de-facto holding company of Hyundai Group.

Affiliated companies Edit

As of February 2007, these are the affiliated companies of the Hyundai Group.[1]

History Edit

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