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SsangYong Motor company is a South Korean company, it is the fourth largest automobile manufacturer in South Korea. SsangYong, these two words mean double dragons. In 2010, the company was acquired by the Indian auto giant Mahindra and Mahindra which was approved by the South Korea's Free Trade Commission.
Back in 1963 the 'Ha Dong-hwan Motor Co' was formed with the merger of two separate entities 'Ha Dong-hwan Motor Workshop' and ' Dongbang Motor Co'. Later in 1977, the company changed its name to ' Dong-A Motor', which after eleven years was taken over by Ssangyong Business Group in 1986 and changed its name to SsangYong Motor.