Trade between China and North Korea hit a record low in the first half of the year. Photo: Reuters Trade between China and North Korea hit a record low in the first half of the year. Photo: Reuters
Trade between China and North Korea hit a record low in the first half of the year. Photo: Reuters
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China-North Korea first-half trade at record low amid pandemic and food shortages

  • China’s exports to its neighbour fall more than 85 per cent in the first six months of the year
  • FAO predicts that Pyongyang could face a ‘harsh, lean period’ as early as next month

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Trade between China and North Korea hit a record low in the first half of the year. Photo: Reuters Trade between China and North Korea hit a record low in the first half of the year. Photo: Reuters
Trade between China and North Korea hit a record low in the first half of the year. Photo: Reuters
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