June 02, 2020

Why more and more North Korean ships are washing up on Japanese shores
Growing competition and falling prices have driven DPRK fisherman to foreign shores

This is the second part of a two-part series by Andrei Lankov on North Korean ‘ghost ships’. Read part one here.

The year 2018 was marked by a dramatic increase in the number of discoveries of so-called North Korean "ghost ships" on the Japanese coast.