April 05, 2020

Mushrooms, liquor, and special water: N. Korean goods on sale in China
In the first part of a two part series, we explore some of the DPRK-made goods available in Yanbian
This is part one of a two part series on the North Korean products that can be found just across the border in China.At the border crossing between the Chinese town of Hunchun and the DPRK’s Rason Special Economic Zone, a few trucks line up ready to pass customs. After clearing they will cross the River Tumen over the completed-in-2016 Quanhe-Wonjong bridge, whose towering stilts dwarf its