Court case reveals Chinpo Shipping's ties to North Korea | NK News
July 21, 2024

Court case reveals Chinpo Shipping’s ties to North Korea

Ongoing legal proceedings highlight extent of North Korean involvement with trusted foreign partners

The ongoing trial in Singapore of Chinpo Shipping and its director Tan Cheng Hoe for making payments to a now sanctioned North Korean shipping company currently awaits a verdict after a two-month, often-delayed court battle.

The court proceedings have shed a little light on North Korea’s usually shaded dealings, and how the DPRK makes use of trusted foreign intermediaries.

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