Panko Corporation, a Korean apparel exporter focuses on exporting with 80% of all manufactured products being sold in Japan. Having kept its reputation in the fastidious Japanese market for the past 21 years, the firm expects to soon advance into the US and European markets as well. At present, Panko Corporation records more than 100 million dollars in total annual sales. In 1987, the company was awarded by the government for exporting more than 10 million dollars worth. In 2001, the company achieved 50 million dollars in exports. In 1992 and 2002, the company was rewarded the Tin Tower Order of Industrial Service Merit. In 2003, Panko Corporation won a prize awarded by the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy to the top exporter of textiles and apparel of the year.