Gogoro, the Taiwanese electric vehicle and mobility pulpit fellowship, announced today that it has partnered with motorcycle company TIC Corporation to bring its B2B-focused electric scooters to South Korea. Gogoro 2 Utility, a account of the company’s Smartscooters created for logistics and transmission fleets, will be available for purchase through TIC, starting in Seoul.
Today’s launch means that Gogoro is now present in six countries, including its home market of Taiwan, Germany, France, Spain and Japan. In Europe, one of Gogoro’s main partners is scooter-sharing service Coup. Its relationship with TIC Corporation in South Korea is a new step for the Gogoro because it is geared at business clients instead of consumers.
Launched in 2011, Gogoro has expended the past eight years focused on the development of its Smartscooters, which are currently being the top-selling electrical scooters in Taiwan. Over the past few months, the company has begun unveiling its international stretch approaches, including the launch of a vehicle-sharing platformintended to serve as a turnkey solution for collaborators, and is working with manufacturers, including Yamaha, that are able to shape scooters utilizing Gogoro’s technology, to be incorporated swappable batteries.
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