May 29, 2024
News

China opens new Sino-North Korea border crossing in Jilin province

Authorities reported to have spent $41 million on new facilities

China and North Korea on Monday opened a new "highway port" border crossing in Ji'an City on the Sino-DPRK border, the local municipal government announced in a statement.

In a ceremony held in the presence of local officials, the bridge reportedly opened to the public this week, with 120 Chinese visitors then allowed to cross.

Become a member for less than $4 per week.

  • Unlimited access to all of NK News: reporting, investigations, analysis
  • The NK News Daily Update, an email newsletter to keep you in the loop
  • Searchable archive of all content, photo galleries, special columns
  • Contact NK News reporters with tips or requests for reporting
Get unlimited access to all NK News content, including original reporting, investigations, and analyses by our team of DPRK experts.
Subscribe now

All major cards accepted. No commitments – you can cancel any time.