Vulnerable In Korea: Why Single Out Doosan?

"The ice just keeps getting thinner" (International Business, Apr. 7) reports that "analysts say that such second-tier conglomerates as the Doosan group are vulnerable." While it may be true that some analysts have spoken about Doosan's possible vulnerability, there are many more analysts who believe, accurately, that the Doosan group is as healthy as ever and is no more vulnerable than other conglomerates in Korea or elsewhere. Actually, public records demonstrate that Doosan is in better financial health than the average Korean conglomerate.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.