October 17, 2019
About 70-80,000 Chinese tourists visit North Korean port area annually: report
Chinese and Russian interest in North Korea tourism remain active, expert says
About 70-80,000 Chinese tourists are visiting Rajin each year, a northeastern North Korean special economic zone that borders China and Russia, a trip report released on Thursday by the Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) suggested.The number – which is notably high for the region given growing sanctions against the North – was calculated based on anecdotal data gained from a trip