Renault Samsung targets to sell 1,000 EVs in South Korea in 2015.

Park Dong-hoon, sales chief and vice president of Renault Samsung, said: "Our annual sales goal for the year is 1,000, about one-third of the amount the government is looking to have people purchase this year."

The company sold 309 of its flagship SM3 ZE electric car in the country in 2014, The Korea Times reported.