Korea, Rep. Trade Summary

1997 Data

Korea, Rep. exports, imports, tariff by year.

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Korea, Rep.

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 136,151
No. Of products: 4,327
No. Of partners: 202
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 144,614
No. Of products: 4,782
No. Of partners: 191

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Monolithic integrate ...15,684,677.63
Cargo vessels nes an ...5,151,404.03
Petroleum oils, etc, ...5,099,203.58
Automobiles with rec ...4,646,869.50
Automobiles with rec ...3,736,312.58
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...17,771,753.47
Monolithic integrate ...10,176,240.64
Gold in unwrought fo ...6,059,359.23
Petroleum oils, etc, ...3,304,902.40
Machines & mechanica ...2,543,682.82

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States21,850 16.05
Japan14,771 10.85
China13,572 9.97
Hong Kong, China11,725 8.61
Singapore5,797 4.26
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
United States30,135 20.84
Japan27,906 19.30
China10,117 7.00
Saudi Arabia7,153 4.95
Australia5,894 4.08

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials1,785 1.31 32,581 22.53 34.73
Intermediate goods43,051 31.62 40,160 27.77 6.92
Consumer goods35,751 26.26 20,363 14.08 9.53
Capital goods55,563 40.81 51,431 35.56 6.63

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.08
Index of export market penetration: 14.37
World Growth: 3.05
Country Growth: 4.36

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 2
Maximum Rate (%): 956.40
Simple Average (%): 9.72
Weighted Average (%): 13.45
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 3,545,063.14
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 1.61

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$): 557,503
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 13,230.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): -0.68
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): -3,785.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 10.42
Trade (% of GDP): 58.63