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While the worst was expected for South Korea’s startup scene in 2016, we found that it wasn’t so bad at all, especially for the already strong brands like cosmetics startup Memebox and food delivery startup Woowa Brothers, which found fresh funding.

Rising startups like Memebox and Woowa Brothers (creators of Baedal Minjok) continued to power through 2016 with fresh investments. Data: TheVC. Graphs: Ryu Ji-min.

Rising startups like Memebox and Woowa Brothers (creators of Baedal Minjok) continued to power through 2016 with fresh investments. Data: TheVC. Graphs: Ryu Ji-min.

Investors say the shakeup is over and a new round of high-quality startups are ready to rock. Here are fast-rising new startups of 10 sectors that are poised to make headlines this year.

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