Exports of cars from Hyundai and Kia, along with phones and memory chips from Samsung Electronics, underpin the US$1.734 trillion South Korean economy. Photo: AFP
Exports of cars from Hyundai and Kia, along with phones and memory chips from Samsung Electronics, underpin the US$1.734 trillion South Korean economy. Photo: AFP
China trade

South Korea’s exports to China tumble 25.5 per cent as world’s No 2 economy sputters under lockdown

  • Shipments to China have fallen for six consecutive months, but November’s decline was the sharpest since mid-2009
  • South Korean shipments worldwide fell by 14 per cent to US$51.91 billion last month compared to November 2021

Exports of cars from Hyundai and Kia, along with phones and memory chips from Samsung Electronics, underpin the US$1.734 trillion South Korean economy. Photo: AFP
Exports of cars from Hyundai and Kia, along with phones and memory chips from Samsung Electronics, underpin the US$1.734 trillion South Korean economy. Photo: AFP
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