At 9:30 a.m. on the 11th, Coupang announced its debut on 'Big Board' with ringing the opening bell to inform of opening. The NYSE is the world's largest stock exchange and is also called the “Big Board”.
The opening bell ceremony was held to celebrate Coupang's listing on the NYSE and commemorate its first step in the global financial market. The company's key officers, including Kim Beom-seok, chairman of Coupang's board of directors, CEO Kang Han-seung and Park Dae-joon, and CFO Gerab Anand, attended the ceremony.
"We are pleased to put the name of 'Coupang' on Wall Street, the world's financial center. As our competitiveness has been recognized on the global stage, we will use this opportunity as a stepping stone and continue to take on even greater challenges," an officer from Coupang claimed.