China’s trade with North Korea slumps as nuclear sanctions bite

Posted By on October 13, 2017

China’s trade with North Korea slumped in September, amid United Nations sanctions aimed at deterring Kim Jong-un from pursuing his missile and nuclear weapons programmes.
Exports to the restive state in the month fell 6.7 per cent from a year ago, while imports fell 37.9 per cent, customs administration spokesman Huang Songping said at a briefing in Beijing.
North Korea’s deficit with China in the first nine months more than tripled from the same period of 2016, to…
Source: China News
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