Exports in South Korea increased to 60444 USD Million in November from 55619.16 USD Million in October of 2021. source: Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy (MOTIE)

Exports in South Korea averaged 15964.93 USD Million from 1966 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 60444 USD Million in November of 2021 and a record low of 14.75 USD Million in January of 1966. This page provides the latest reported value for - South Korea Exports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. South Korea Exports - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on December of 2021.

Exports in South Korea is expected to be 49700.00 USD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the South Korea Exports is projected to trend around 51700.00 USD Million in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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South Korea Exports

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Balance of Trade 3090.00 1780.00 USD Million Nov/21
Imports 57357.00 53860.00 USD Million Nov/21
Exports 60444.00 55619.16 USD Million Nov/21
South Korea Exports
South Korea has an export oriented economy and its exports account for more than 50 percent of GDP. The country's exports tumbled 10.3 percent to USD 542.4 billion in 2019 after reaching a record high in the previous year, due to the US-China trade dispute, Japan's restrictions on exports, Brexit, and Hong Kong protests. Main exports were electrical machinery and equipment (28 percent of total exports), nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical (13 percent), road vehicles (12 percent), mineral fuels, mineral oils, bituminous substances (8 percent), plastics and articles thereof (6 percent), iron and steel (4 percent), optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring (4 percent), organic chemicals (4 percent), and ships and boats (3 percent). China was the largest destination of South Korea's shipments (25 percent of total exports), followed by the US (14 percent), Vietnam (9 percent), Hong Kong (6 percent), Japan (5 percent), Taiwan and India (3 percent each), and Singapore, Mexico, Malaysia, Germany and the Philippines (2 percent each).

South Korea Exports by Country Last Previous
China 14393000.00 14298000.00 USD THO Oct/21
United States 8064000.00 8014000.00 USD THO Oct/21
European Union 5090000.00 5421000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Vietnam 4922000.00 5104000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Hong Kong 2740251.00 3847563.00 USD THO Oct/21
Japan 2601000.00 2529000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Taiwan 2217831.00 2170852.00 USD THO Oct/21
India 1402000.00 1489000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Singapore 1327065.00 1351409.00 USD THO Oct/21
Australia 1027330.00 775857.00 USD THO Oct/21
Malaysia 1023183.00 832161.00 USD THO Oct/21
Philippines 976324.00 922993.00 USD THO Oct/21
Mexico 975005.00 986106.00 USD THO Oct/21
Russia 806367.00 1082312.00 USD THO Oct/21
Germany 792882.00 830338.00 USD THO Oct/21
Indonesia 739627.00 663886.00 USD THO Oct/21
Turkey 715812.00 627080.00 USD THO Oct/21
Thailand 678250.00 644981.00 USD THO Oct/21
Canada 575524.00 496999.00 USD THO Oct/21
France 506145.00 578888.00 USD THO Oct/21
South Korea Exports by Category Last Previous
Heavy Industry Products 46637000.00 47526000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Semi Conductor 11174000.00 12181000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Crude Materials & Fuels 5078000.00 4584000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - Petroleum Chemical 4989000.00 4785000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Metal Goods 4613000.00 4753000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - General Machinery 4387000.00 4478000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Information & Communications Equipment 4386000.00 4848000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Petroleum & Derivatives 4080000.00 3518000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - Petroleum Products 3917000.00 3458000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - Car 3828000.00 3559000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Passenger Car 3656000.00 3397000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - Iron and Steel Products 3367000.00 3414000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Light Industry Products 3012000.00 2935000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - Auto Parts 1785000.00 1854000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - Wireless Communication Machine 1562000.00 1415000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - Ship Class 1542000.00 1036000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Ship & Boat 1486000.00 977000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - Computer 1440000.00 1858000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Heavy Industry Products - Computer 1420000.00 1837000.00 USD THO Oct/21
Kcs - Fiber 1143000.00 1025000.00 USD THO Oct/21

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