Incentives to Scrap Old Diesel Cars Aren’t Working

Chosun Ilbo | Oct 13, 2021 at 10:39 AM
  • Half of all drivers who pocketed government subsidies to scrap their old diesel cars ended up buying another diesel car.
  • Drivers who scrap an aging diesel car weighing less than 3.5 tons can get up to W6 million in subsidies.
  • 48,757 people in the Seoul metropolitan area received subsidies to scrap their old diesel cars in the first half of 2020.