Korea Western Power Company Limited (Republic of Korea) v. The Republic of India

The PCA provides administrative support in this arbitration, which is being conducted under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules (as adopted in 1976)

Case information

Name(s) of Claimant(s) Korea Western Power Company Limited (Private entity )
Name(s) of Respondent(s) The Republic of India (State)
Names of Parties -
Case number 2020-06
Administering institution Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)
Case status Pending
Type of case Investment arbitration
Subject matter or economic sector Oil and gas
Rules used in arbitral proceedings UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules 1976
Treaty or contract under which proceedings were commenced

[Bilateral treaty]
Agreement between The Government of the Republic of India and the Government of the Republic of Korea on the Promotion And Protection of Investments signed on 26 February 1996 and entered into force on 7 May 1996
Country A: Korea, Republic of
Country B: India

Language of Proceeding English
Seat of Arbitration (by Country) Singapore

Ms. Jean Kalicki (Presiding Arbitrator)

Prof. Brigitte Stern

Mr. Kaj Hobér

Representatives of the Claimant(s)

Mr. Doo-Sik Kim

Mr. Jae Min Jeon

Mr. Youngwon Yoon

Mr. Rockey Yoo

Mr. Arie Eernisse

Mr. Jae Hee Kim

Mr. Jung Hoon Yang

Shin & Kim


Dr. Rishab Gupta

Ms. Shreya Jain

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.

Representatives of the Respondent(s)

Mr. Anand S. Pathak

Mr. Amit K. Mishra

Mr. Shravan K. Yammanur

Mr. Harshad Pathak

Mr. Promit Chatterjee

Mr. Ranjeev Khatana

Ms. Etisha Srivastav

P&A Law Offices


Mr. Dany Khayat

Mr. José Caicedo

Mr. William Ahern

Mayer Brown

Representatives of the Parties
Number of Arbitrators in case 3
Date of commencement of proceeding 29 November 2019
Date of issue of final award -
Length of Proceedings Pending
Additional notes -