Imports and exports for North Korea is a business like any other. Their imports, which come only from China, South Korea, Thailand, and Russia equal to about 3.055 billion US Dollars. Their exports, which come from South Korea, China, and India, equal to about 1.68 billion US Dollars. If you look at the trading , then look at the trading of China, there are a couple of figures that stand out. First, the trade is conducted with more countries. North Korea’s bulk of trade comes with China and South Korea; almost half with just China on imports and exports, and over 40% with South Korea. China, however, their trading is spread out. There is no one or two countries that dominate trade. China also has trade agreements with the United States...
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