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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.55

    Nov. 7, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.55 Nov. 7, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: Effects of the new regulation on financial institutions? investment in corporate bonds The fourth quarter review between the government and the IMF DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.55 Nov. 7, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: The crisis of Asian values and searching for a way out DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.55 Nov. 7, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (October 25~31) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.55 Nov. 7, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.55 Nov. 7, 1998 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.54

    Oct. 31, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.54 Oct. 31, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: The mark-to-the-market valuation of bonds in newly established funds will be introduced in November Many Korean offshore funds were hit by hidden losses DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.54 Oct. 31, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Recent trends in Korea's exports and its prospects DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.54 Oct. 31, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (Oct. 19 ~ 24) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.54 Oct. 31, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates Commerical Banks' Management Indicators DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.54 Oct. 31, 1998 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.53

    Oct. 24, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.53 Oct. 24, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: Credit crunch continues with market interest rates going down The third quarter consumer sentiment indices have been released by the Bank of Korea DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.53 Oct. 24, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Performance and management style comparison of domestic banks and foreign branches in Korea DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.53 Oct. 24, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (October 12~17) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.53 Oct. 24, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates Debt/Equity Ratio of 30 Largest Conglomerates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.53 Oct. 24, 1998 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.52

    Oct. 17, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.52 Oct. 17, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: Korea and Japan agreed on ten economic cooperation programs Nine commercial banks have started massive labor force reductions DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.52 Oct. 17, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: The third quarter consumer sentiment index remains at the lowest leve in years DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.52 Oct. 17, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (October 5 ~ 10) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.52 Oct. 17, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates Foreign Investment into Korea and Japan's Weight Trade Between Korea and Japan Loans from the IMF and DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.52 Oct. 17, 1998 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.51

    Oct. 10, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.51 Oct. 10, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: The first stage of restructuring in the financial sector has been completed Interest rates march down DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.51 Oct. 10, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Proposals for economic cooperation in Asia DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.51 Oct. 10, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (Sep.28~Oct.3) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.51 Oct. 10, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates Recent Trends of Industry Activities DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.51 Oct. 10, 1998 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.50

    Oct. 3, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.50 Oct. 3, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: The 1999 budget is 6% higher than this year's budget Government policies will focus on stimulating the economy DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.50 Oct. 3, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: The crisis of local economies and ways to overcome it DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.50 Oct. 3, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (Sep. 21 ~ 26) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.50 Oct. 3, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates % change of Production Corporate Default Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.50 Oct. 3, 1998 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.49

    Sept. 26, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.49 Sept. 26, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: Setbacks sharply reduce the total balance of credit extended to the private sector The amount of external debt to be repaid by the end of the first half 1999 is estimated at USD 24 billion DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.49 Sept. 26, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Asset deflation after the currency crisis in Korea and its influences on the domestic economy DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.49 Sept. 26, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (Sep. 13 ~ 19) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.49 Sept. 26, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates Financial Sector Restructuring to Date DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.49 Sept. 26, 1998 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.48

    Sept. 19, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.48 Sept. 19, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: Dmand for foreign currency increases in the corporate sector causing increasing anxieties in the foreign exchange market Government bonds are expected to dominate the domestic bond market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.48 Sept. 19, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Current status of financial derivatives trading in Korea DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.48 Sept. 19, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (Sep. 7 ~ 12) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.48 Sept. 19, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.48 Sept. 19, 1998 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.47

    Sept. 12, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Excange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.47 Sept. 12, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: Worries over another currency crisis are growing Real consumption recorded historical decline DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.47 Sept. 12, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: The upshot and plas for restructuring nonbank financial sectors in Korea DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.47 Sept. 12, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (Aug.31~Sep.8) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.47 Sept. 12, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates Bad Loans by Bank DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.47 Sept. 12, 1998 PDF
  • Korea Economic Trends

    No.46

    Sept. 5, 1998

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    • Market Wrap: Stock Market Money & Bond Markets Foreign Exchange Market DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Market Wrap No.46 Sept. 5, 1998 PDF
    • Highlights: Government measures are launched to boost the sagging economy Russia's moratorium and its ensuing effects on Korean financial marekts DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Highlights No.46 Sept. 5, 1998 PDF
    • Weekly Insight: Signs of the collapse in the industrial base of Korea DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Weekly Insight No.46 Sept. 5, 1998 PDF
    • Briefs: Major Events of the Week (August 24~29) DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Briefs No.46 Sept. 5, 1998 PDF
    • Statistics: Stock Market, Exchange Rates, and Interest Rates Recent Trends of Industry Activities DownLoad Korea Economic Trends Statistics No.46 Sept. 5, 1998 PDF