Busan Metropolitan Council
becoming more globalized

Facing the era of globalization, Busan Metropolitan Council provides full support for Busan City’s promotion of international exchanges, and has made friendship agreements with its counterparts around the world, contributing to the enhancement of the city’s brand value.

BUSAN , Kaoshiung, Los Angeles, Shimonoseki, Barcelona, Rio de Janeiro, Vladivostok, Shanghai, Surabaya,Victoria, Tijuana, Hochiminh, Auckland, Valparaiso, Western Cape, Montreal, Istanbul, Dubai, Fukuoka,Chicago, Phnom Penh, Thessaloniki, St. Petersburg, Mumbai, Casablanca, Cebu, Yangon, Shenzhen, Tianjin, Osaka, Chongqing, Bangkok, Beijing. Nagasaki, Bandar Abbas
Shanghai Shanghai
May 11, 1997 Signed an Agreementon Friendly Exchanges with the Standing Committee
of Shanghai Municipal People's Congress
FukuokaFukuoka
Nov. 29, 2004 Signed an Agreementon Friendly Exchanges
with Fukuoka City Council
VladivostokVladivostok
Apr. 21, 2016 Signed an Agreementon Friendly Exchanges
with Vladivostok Council of Russia
HamburgHamburg
Nov. 10, 2009 Signed an Agreementon Friendly Exchanges
with the Hamburg Parliament

International Relations at Busan Metropolitan Council

  • May 11, 1997 Signed an Agreement on Friendly Exchanges with the Standing Committee of Shanghai Municipal People’s Congress
  • Nov. 29, 2004 Signed an Agreement on Friendly Exchanges with Fukuoka City Council
  • Nov. 10, 2009 Signed an Agreement on Friendly Exchanges with the Hamburg Parliament
  • Apr. 21, 2016 Signed an Agreement on Friendly Exchanges with Vladivostok Council of Russia

International Relations at Busan Metropolitan City

  • Sister Cities : 26 cities in 23 countries
    • Kaoshiung, Los Angeles, Shimonoseki, Barcelona, Rio de Janeiro, Vladivostok, Shanghai, Surabaya,Victoria, Tijuana, Hochiminh, Auckland, Valparaiso, Western Cape, Montreal, Istanbul, Dubai, Fukuoka,Chicago, Phnom Penh, Thessaloniki, St. Petersburg, Mumbai, Casablanca, Cebu, Yangon
  • Friendship Cities : 8 cities in 4 countries
    • Shenzhen, Tianjin, Osaka, Chongqing, Bangkok, Beijing. Nagasaki, Bandar Abbas