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Korean Collection for Type Cultures

KCTC provides general and patent distribution services.

General Distribution

Payment and
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Title_ArrowIntroduction to Payment
The distribution fee generated at the KCTC should be pre-paid by a banknote-free deposit or payment with a credit card. Please refer to 'Service Fee' to learn more about the cost. Please note that the distribution is performed only after the payment is verified. The name of the person paying the fee should be the same name as the requestor.
* A payment verification e-mail will be sent. If you need the invoice, please send us an e-mail (isales@kribb.re.kr) or fax(+82-63-570-5609). )To pay with a credit card, please click the “Payment with a Credit Card” button at the final step of the distribution request. The page will be automatically moved to a credit card payment site. If you pay with a credit card, no separate tax invoice will be issued. You may print out a transactional information statement at the final step of the payment with a credit card. If the payment is not received within 25 days after the request, the distribution request will be canceled. In such cases, please submit the request again and pay the fee.
Bank Account for Payment
  • Account : Kookmin Bank /Seoul, Korea
    469-11 Bongmyong-dong, Yuseong-gu,
    Daejeon, Korea
  • Bank account for fee payment : 461-01-0184-770
  • Account Name : Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB)
  • Swift code : CZNBKRSE
  • Contact : So-Yeon Kim
  • FAX : +82-63-570-5609
  • E -mail : isales@kribb.re.kr
Title_ArrowIntroduction to Delivery
The distribution specification will be sent with the strain through post office home delivery. The days for delivery are Tuesdayand Thursday. The requests made until the day before the delivery days will be delivered on the coming delivery day. The deliverables will arrive on the day after the delivery day through post office home delivery. However, the arrival may be late due to the problems with the post office or for other reasons. Hence, please request a strain early enough to receive it at the desired time.