SOURCE: Gmarket

July 11, 2008 08:30 ET

Gmarket Schedules Second Quarter 2008 Results Conference Call

SEOUL, KOREA--(Marketwire - July 11, 2008) - Gmarket Inc. (NASDAQ: GMKT) ("Gmarket") announced today that it will hold a conference call with investors and analysts to discuss the Company's second quarter 2008 results on Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at 6:00 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time (7:00 a.m., July 30, 2008 in Seoul).

The news release announcing the second quarter 2008 results will be disseminated after the Nasdaq stock market closes on July 29, 2008 in New York.

Dial-in details for the conference call are as follows:

        US: +1 800 884 5695 or +1 617 786 2960

        Hong Kong: +852 3002 1672

        Singapore: +65 6823 2164

        U.K.: +44 207 365 8426

        Korea: +82 00 308 13 1153

        Password for all regions: Gmarket

A live webcast of the conference call will be available on Gmarket's website at

A replay of the call will be available beginning July 29 at 8:00 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m., July 30, 2008 in Seoul) at and by telephone at +1 888 286 8010 or +1 617 801 6888 with passcode 92291558 (telephone replay available through 10:59 a.m. on August 6, 2008 U.S. Eastern Time (11:59 p.m., August 6, 2008 in Seoul)).

About Gmarket

Gmarket Inc. is a leading retail e-commerce marketplace in Korea, offering buyers a wide selection of products at competitive prices and sellers a comprehensive and flexible sales solution. Gmarket's e-commerce marketplace is highly scalable and facilitates the sale of products in small or large quantities to a large number of potential buyers in a convenient, cost effective and secure manner. Gmarket's e-commerce marketplace is located at

Safe Harbor Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

Certain statements in this filing on Form 6-K may include, in addition to historical information, "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the "safe-harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements can generally be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology, such as "may," "will," "expect," "intend," "estimate," "anticipate," "believe," "project," or "continue," "plan" or "predict" or the negative thereof or other similar words, although not all forward-looking statements will contain these words. These forward-looking statements are based on the Company's current assumptions, expectations and projections about future events. All forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that may cause the Company's actual performance, financial condition or results of operations to be materially different from those suggested by the forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, the Company's ability to diversify revenues; the Company's ability to compete effectively in a highly competitive industry; the Company's ability to anticipate and access technological developments in the Company's industry; the Company's ability to recruit and retain quality employees as the Company grows; the Company's ability to implement the Company's growth strategies; and economic and political conditions in and outside of Korea. Investors should consider the information contained in the Company's submissions and filings with the SEC, including the Company's registration statement on Form F-1, as amended, together with such other documents as the Company may submit to or file with the SEC from time to time, including on Form 20-F and 6-K. The forward-looking statements speak only as of this filing on Form 6-K and the Company assumes no duty to update them to reflect new, changing or unanticipated events or circumstances.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Paul J. Lee
    Gmarket Inc.
    Email Contact

    In the U.S.
    John Robertson
    The Ruth Group
    Email Contact