China-North Korea trade jumps after pandemic slump but sanctions curb business with Pyongyang

//China-North Korea trade jumps after pandemic slump but sanctions curb business with Pyongyang

China-North Korea trade jumps after pandemic slump but sanctions curb business with Pyongyang

Trade between China and North Korea grew to a six-month high in March, figures from Chinese customs show in the latest sign that the two neighbours are easing border restrictions amid tensions with the United StatesExports from China to North Korea jumped from a paltry US$3,000 in February to US$12.98 million in March, according to Chinese customs data released on Sunday.That was nearly 400 times more than the US$33,000 combined shipment of January and February, and was the highest by value…

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