Korea′s reliance on China for trade has
hit a record high. Data from Statistics Korea and the trade ministry
show China took 23－point－two percent of Korea′s imports and exports in the first
three quarters of the year. That′s up one－point－eight percentage
points from the same period last year. The accumulated value of exports through September
this year was even higher… at 25－point－seven percent.
However，… experts say the figures are more reflective of Korea′s falling exports
to other major trade partners like Japan and the European Union than increased shipments