Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met in Pyongyang last month. Photo: AFP
Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met in Pyongyang last month. Photo: AFP
North Korea

China-North Korea trade up 14.3 per cent in first half to US$1.25 billion

  • Observers say leaders’ meeting in June signalled trade was getting back on track, and warmer ties between allies may strengthen Beijing’s hand in talks with US

Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met in Pyongyang last month. Photo: AFP
Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met in Pyongyang last month. Photo: AFP
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