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Garment Production in North Korea

Garment Production in North Korea

In North Korea, there are several sectors that can be considered for trade and investment. They include agribusiness, fishing, shipbuilding, logistics, minerals, information technology, and garments. Garment processing has been one of the most successful export-related activities. Companies in the Netherlands, Germany, France, China, and South [...]

Spotlight on Sinuiju

Spotlight on Sinuiju

Introduction and Brief History Sinuiju City (신의주시),  the capital of North P'yŏngan province, sits on the Amnok (Yalu) River directly across from the Chinese city of Dandong. One of only two rail crossing points between the DPRK and China, Sinuiju is the North’s major gateway for rail and truck traffic. Much of Dandong’s foreign [...]

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