February 19, 2020

Kim Jong Un touts chemical industry in first economic site visit of 2020
Unfinished Sunchon Phosphatic Fertilizer Factory considered a top state-led construction project
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un recently visited the under-construction Sunchon Phosphatic Fertilizer Factory to promote the chemical industry and speak out against economic pressure from "hostile forces," state media reported Tuesday, in his first on-site inspection of 2020.Construction on the large factory complex, located in the city of Sunchon north of Pyongyang, began in late 2016 with