Freight ship visits North Korean port weeks after picking up cargo in Busan
Expert says movements point to rare direct shipment between Koreas, a likely violation of UN and South Korean sanctions
A freight ship visited the North Korean port of Nampho on Friday, a month after picking up cargo in Busan, ship-tracking data shows. The ship’s movements point to what was likely a rare and illegal shipment directly from South to North Korea, an expert told NK Pro.
The Busan Port Authority told NK Pro that the AN HAI 6 arrived in Busan from Luoyang, China in mid-May. After picking up cargo, the vessel left the city on May 18. The port authority did not specify what cargo the AN HAI 6 was carrying.
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