Korea, Rep. Trade Summary

2015 Data

Korea, Rep. exports, imports, tariff by year.
Korea, Rep. monthly trade data

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TRADE SUMMARY FOR Korea, Rep.

Overall Exports and Imports

Exportsmore »
Exports (in US$ Mil): 526,753
No. Of products: 4,286
No. Of partners: 220
Importsmore »
Imports (in US$ Mil): 436,487
No. Of products: 4,507
No. Of partners: 228

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Exports (US$ Thousands)  
Monolithic integrate ...51,962,961.16
Petroleum oils, etc, ...30,621,725.86
Automobiles with rec ...24,059,230.00
Optical devices, app ...20,954,271.95
Parts of electrical ...17,611,984.10
Imports (US$ Thousands)
Petroleum oils and o ...55,119,664.17
Monolithic integrate ...31,523,304.08
Natural gas, liquefi ...18,779,095.36
Petroleum oils, etc, ...15,064,814.54
Bituminous coal, not ...8,674,516.21

Top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China137,124 26.03
United States70,117 13.31
Hong Kong, China30,418 5.77
Vietnam27,771 5.27
Japan25,576 4.86
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China90,249 20.68
Japan45,853 10.51
United States44,208 10.13
Germany20,956 4.80
Saudi Arabia19,561 4.48

Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials3,369 0.64 101,901 23.35 10.08
Intermediate goods116,789 22.17 87,571 20.06 3.75
Consumer goods118,524 22.50 104,123 23.85 4.58
Capital goods288,015 54.68 142,892 32.74 1.45

Trade Indicators

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HH Market concentration index: 0.13
Index of export market penetration: 21.31
World Growth: -6.47
Country Growth: -4.35

Tariffs

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No Of Tariff Agreement: 28
Maximum Rate (%): 887.40
Simple Average (%): 6.05
Weighted Average (%): 5.72
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand): 242,668,878.58
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%): 64.82

Development Indicators

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GDP (current US$ Mil): 1,382,764
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$): 27,250.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP): 6.96
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil): 96,258.00
Trade in services (% of GDP): 15.21
Trade (% of GDP): 83.71