February 19, 2020

Trade Data

Information related to trade data on North Korea

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North Korean coal exports generate $1 billion a year

The DPRK's coal exports to China remained at more than a million tons a month throughout 2014

NK News January 9, 2015
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North Korea imports more jet fuel, gasoline and diesel in 2014

Chinese oil product exports to North Korea increase over 2013 figures, could indicate refinery problems

NK News January 8, 2015

Russian oil keeps flowing to North Korea in the New Year

Supplies from Russia's far-east appear relatively constant since August, crude oil tanker still loading in China

NK News January 5, 2015

Why Kim Jong Un's special envoy just met Vladimir Putin

Renewed ties with Moscow may not prove as fruitful as Pyongyang believes

Andrei Lankov November 20, 2014
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Mapped: North Korea's oil routes

North Korea takes Russian oil while China's crude cut-off seems increasingly unlikely

James Byrne | Leo Byrne August 28, 2014

Mapped: North Korea's oil routes

North Korea takes Russian oil while China's crude cut-off seems increasingly unlikely

James Byrne | Leo Byrne August 28, 2014

Hamisevicz: India uses North Korea to counterbalance China, Pakistan

India monitors North Korea's interactions with South Asian neighbors through engagement

Phebe Kim July 21, 2014
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Crude cut-off into fifth month as China ships oil-products to North Korea

Chinese customs data shows spike in oil product deliveries in first five months of 2014

James Byrne | Leo Byrne July 14, 2014

Sanctions increase regional inequality, cross-border trade – report

Adapting to int'l sanctions, N.Korean leadership redistributes resources to urban centers, according to study

Ole Jakob Skåtun May 12, 2014

Data shows Brazilian exports to North Korea soared in 2013

Massive increase occurs as Pyongyang shifts purchasing practices

Leo Byrne April 10, 2014