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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.85

    June 19, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.85 June 19, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: The government continues to force financial sector restructuring DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.85 June 19, 1999 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Trend of companies' facilities investment and future direction DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.85 June 19, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (June 9 ~ 15) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.85 June 19, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.85 June 19, 1999 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.84

    June 12, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.84 June 12, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: Direction of economic policy for the second half of 1999 was presented by the government and the BOK DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.84 June 12, 1999 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Korea's recent export performance and related obstacles DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.84 June 12, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (June 2 ~ 8) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.84 June 12, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.84 June 12, 1999 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.83

    June 5, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.83 June 5, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: Loan sales driven by banks are increasing the chances of more bad loans DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.83 June 5, 1999 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Expected scale of Korean financial markets in the early 21st century DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.83 June 5, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week(May 26~June 1) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.83 June 5, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.83 June 5, 1999 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.82

    May 29, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.82 May 29, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: The economy appears to be on its way to recovery DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.82 May 29, 1999 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Prospects for re-formation of the Korean financial industry after its restructuring DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.82 May 29, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (May 19 ~ 25) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.82 May 29, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.82 May 29, 1999 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.81

    May 22, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.81 May 22, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: Domestic financial institutions are having difficulties finding enough demand for loans DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.81 May 22, 1999 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: The direction of future financial policy DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.81 May 22, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (May 12 ~ 18) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.81 May 22, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.81 May 22, 1999 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.80

    May 15, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.80 May 15, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: The gross savings rate recorded a 13-year low of 33.2% in 1998 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.80 May 15, 1999 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Policy measures to promote FDI in Korea DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.80 May 15, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (May 5 ~ 11) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.80 May 15, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.80 May 15, 1999 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.79

    May 8, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.79 May 8, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: The KOSPI 200 index futures market has grown to become the world's second largest in terms of trading volume in just three years DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.79 May 8, 1999 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Opening of Korea's futures market and its directions of development DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.79 May 8, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (April 28~May 4) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.79 May 8, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.79 May 8, 1999 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.78

    May 1, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.78 May 1, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: Companies under 'workout' programs currently owe a total of 32.8 trillion won to financial institutions DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.78 May 1, 1999 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Contraction of R&D investment and suggestions for its revitalization DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.78 May 1, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (April 21 ~ 27) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.78 May 1, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.78 May 1, 1999 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.77

    Apr. 24, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.77 Apr. 24, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: The spread of the Korean government's five-year global bonds over U.S. Treasury bonds fell to below 2% for the first time
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    • Weekly Insight: Recent trends of industries in Korea and their prospects for the year of 1999 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.77 Apr. 24, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (April 14 ~ 20) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.77 Apr. 24, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.77 Apr. 24, 1999 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.76

    Apr. 17, 1999

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    • Market Wrap: Money & Bond Markets Stock Market Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.76 Apr. 17, 1999 PDF
    • Highlights: Facilities investment is expected to decrease for three consecutive years DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.76 Apr. 17, 1999 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Prospects for the Korean economy in 1999 DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.76 Apr. 17, 1999 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (April 7~13) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.76 Apr. 17, 1999 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.76 Apr. 17, 1999 PDF