North Korea Trade and Foreign Investment

North Korea Trade

In recent years, the DPRK’s foreign trade has been reoriented mainly to trade with the PRC, which, however, is significantly unbalanced in terms of quality, and within the leadership of the DPRK, this one-sided dependence probably has its opponents. However, the DPRK is unable to diversify its trade. In 2019, China’s share of the DPRK’s ZO was approximately 95%. Despite partial successes in the export of products with a higher…

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North Korea Economic Sectors

North Korea Economic Sectors

ECONOMY: AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK AND FISHING Given the prevailing mountainousness of the country, the arable land occupies about a quarter of the territorial surface; the forms of management remain outdated and businesses lacking adequate equipment. To this scenario must be added the aforementioned cyclical occurrence of floods and consequent famines (1990s of the twentieth century and July 2006): these conditions do not allow us to glimpse many glimmers for a brighter…

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North Korea Human Geography

North Korea Human Geography

The news regarding the population of North Korea are rather fragmentary but sufficient to place it in the Paleolithic era. The north of the peninsula has been identified as the area of ​​earliest settlement probably due to the Mongolian populations coming from N, the Tungusis; then there was immigration of “southern” groups (Malaysians and Indonesians) that made Korea a meeting place between different anthropic environments. As for the numerical entity…

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