Information related to shipping in and around the DPRK
World Health Organization suggests less than 200 have been tested since the last update in June
Agrotec SPA faced difficulties delivering agricultural machinery to DPRK farms since summer 2019
At least 17 DPRK-linked ships traversed Chinese waters as authorities turn a blind eye to illicit shipping
IFRC blames border closures and global shortages of medical equipment for delay
255 DPRK nationals remain under quarantine, official tells NK News
Three of the ships are tankers tied to AIS signals from the Korea Strait, indicating bicoastal oil movement
Move could hit North Korea's international fleet, 7.7% of which flies under the Central American nation's flag
UN sanctions would still require Seoul to exercise due diligence and inspect DPRK vessels, however
Expected action by industry players will likely further isolate the DPRK from access to international shipping
Taiwanese nationals and business entities are frequently named in violation of sanctions against the DPRK
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