"We don't say 'DPRK' or 'North Korea,'" Hwang said. "Southerners won't know if it's made in South Korea or North Korea — but the quality is just as high."
He said he's looking forward to the day when everything made on the Korean Peninsula can bear that same label.
"We're waiting for the day when the country will be reunified," he said. "We're working hard every day."
Associated Press writer Sam Kim contributed to this report from Seoul, South Korea. Follow AP's Korea bureau chief at www.twitter.com/newsjean.
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