Hyundai Motor receives recognition for outstanding innovation and successful branding strategy

  • Hyundai Motor ranked 36th out of 100 enterprises in overall brand ranking and remains in the top 40 companies for brand value for fifth consecutive year
  • Interbrand positively assesses Hyundai’s “investments in future mobility and efforts to enhance its brand image”
  • The automaker also received an Effie Award for its “Hard work works” campaign

Hyundai Motor has shown continuous growth of global brand value as it secures its place within top 40 global companies for five consecutive years. The company has shown a strong increase in global brand value, to rank 36th on Interbrand’s Best Global Brands 2019 Rankings and sixth among automakers on the list.

According to Interbrand, the brand value of Hyundai Motor Company has risen 4.6 per cent from 2018 (USD 13.5 billion), reaching USD 14.1 billion.

Since entering the ranks of the top 100 companies in terms of brand value in 2005, Hyundai Motor has remained in the top 100 for 15 consecutive years. Starting from 2005, the company has seen its ranking rise 48 steps and its monetary brand value rise by USD 10 billion, achieving significant improvements overall.

Hyundai receives Red Dot awards for innovation, brand management

Aside from the aforementioned developments, Hyundai’s own effort to revamp its brand capacities is also one of the reasons for its high placement on the Interbrand’s Best Global Brands 2019 Rankings. Last year, the company, as South Korea’s first automaker, received the “Red Dot: Brand of the Year 2018” award, which is given to a brand that has created innovative design solutions on a very high level and recognises its design quality, as well as decisiveness in brand management. As part of the award, Hyundai collected four Red Dots and three “Red Dot: Best of the Best” distinctions together with several agencies.

About Interbrand

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Established in 1967, Hyundai Motor Company is committed to becoming a lifetime partner in automobiles and beyond with its range of world-class vehicles and mobility services offered available in more than 200 countries. Hyundai Motor sells cars in 31 European countries. Hyundai Motor has eight manufacturing bases and seven design & technical centers worldwide. This includes two factories in the Czech Republic and Turkey, which have a combined annual capacity of 600,000 units. 85 per cent of the vehicles Hyundai sold in the region are models designed, engineered, tested and built in Europe. In 2017 Hyundai sold 4.5 million vehicles globally. In 2017, Hyundai Motor achieved registrations of 523,258 vehicles in Europe. Hyundai employees more than 110,000 employees worldwide. Hyundai Motor continues to enhance its product line-up with localized models and strives to strengthen its leadership in clean technology. By mid-2018, Hyundai will have replaced 90 per cent of its model line-up to create the youngest car range in Europe. More information about Hyundai Motor Baltic and its products is available at, and and about Hyundai Motor Europe at Follow Hyundai Motor Baltic on Facebook,,, on Instagram @hyundaibaltic and Hyundai Motor Europe on Twitter @HyundaiEurope and Instagram @hyundainews.




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