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Korea Economic Trends

Weekly Magazine with Feature Stories, News Summaries, Stats, and More.

Korea Economic Trends is SERI's weekly magazine on the Korean economy with feature articles and analysis, plus weekly reviews of Korea's financial markets and other important economic news.

Three Issues of the Carbon Market and Its Prospects

No.795, Nov. 18, 2013

Changes in global carbon trading markets are raising the demands on Korea's own emissions trading plans.

  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.785

    Sept. 2, 2013

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    • Highlights: Manufacturing Production Dips 0.2% in July
      Current Account Surplus Continues for 18th Month in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.785 Sept. 2, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Athletic Footwear Warfare: Surviving in an Oligopoly DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.785 Sept. 2, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.784

    Aug. 26, 2013

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.784 Aug. 26, 2013 PDF
    • Highlights: Household Income and Spending Pick Up in 2Q
      Short-term External Debt Continues to Shrink 2Q DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.784 Aug. 26, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Corporate Strategies for Low Growth Economy DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.784 Aug. 26, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.783

    Aug. 19, 2013

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    • Highlights: Export and Import Prices Slide in July
      Job Growth Records Nine-month High in July DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.783 Aug. 19, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Is Japan’s Trade Deficit Becoming Chronic? DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.783 Aug. 19, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.782

    Aug. 5, 2013

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.782 Aug. 5, 2013 PDF
    • Highlights: Korea Runs a Current Account Surplus for 17 Straight Months
      Manufacturing Output Rebounds in June DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.782 Aug. 5, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Young Consumers Drive China's New Economic Model DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.782 Aug. 5, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.781

    July 29, 2013

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    • Highlights: Consumer Sentiment Index Holds Steady at 105 in July
      GDP Grows 1.1% in the Second Quarter DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.781 July 29, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Climate Change Risks and Responses DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.781 July 29, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.780

    July 22, 2013

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.780 July 22, 2013 PDF
    • Highlights: Foreign Direct Investments Grow 12.5% in First Half
      Producer Prices Fall for Nine Straight Months DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.780 July 22, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Korea’s Skilled Workforce and Tasks for Development DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.780 July 22, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.779

    July 15, 2013

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    • Highlights: Government Set to Ease Corporate Liquidity Problems
      June’s Job Growth Hits Eight-month High DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.779 July 15, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: 2013 Summer Reading Recommendations for CEOs DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.779 July 15, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.778

    July 8, 2013

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    • Highlights: Exports Rise in First Half, Widening Trade Surplus
      Consumer Prices Grow 1% for Two Months in a Row DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.778 July 8, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Diagnosis of the Current Global and Korean Economies DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.778 July 8, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.777

    July 2, 2013

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.777 July 2, 2013 PDF
    • Highlights: Current Account Surplus Hits a Record High
      Consumer Sentiment Climbs to 13-month High DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.777 July 2, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Changes New Oil Resources Will Bring About DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.777 July 2, 2013 PDF
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  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.776

    June 24, 2013

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    • Market Wrap DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.776 June 24, 2013 PDF
    • Highlights: Producer Prices Slide for Three Straight Months
      Uncertainties Curb Household Spending DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.776 June 24, 2013 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Six Strategies for Sustainable Growth of New Korean Wave DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.776 June 24, 2013 PDF
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