A man stands near the Friendship Bridge on the North Korean-Chinese border. China’s trade with its restive neighbour slumped in September amid UN sanctions aimed at deterring Kim Jong-un from pursuing his nuclear weapons and missiles programmes. Photo: AFP

China’s trade with North Korea slumps as nuclear sanctions bite

Customs spokesperson makes unexpected announcement that exports fell 6.7 per cent, while imports dropped 37.9 per cent

Topic |   North Korea sanctions

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A man stands near the Friendship Bridge on the North Korean-Chinese border. China’s trade with its restive neighbour slumped in September amid UN sanctions aimed at deterring Kim Jong-un from pursuing his nuclear weapons and missiles programmes. Photo: AFP
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