South Korea

South Korea is the 11th largst economy in the world and ranks 4th among emerging markets in terms of GDP. The Korean economy grew at a rate of 3% in 2017. A subsscription to EMIS provides access to a database of over 9,000 companies in South Korea as well as a range of sector reports, macroeconomic data and news from 150 local and global sources.

Latest News

  • (2nd LD) Fitch cuts growth outlook for S. Korea to 2 percent Yonhap News | 2019-Jun-18
  • S&P 500 ends up slightly as Fed meeting in view MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Jun-17
  • Gov't ministries request 6.2 pct budget increase for 2020 Yonhap News | 2019-Jun-14
  • EDITORIAL: Faltering economy dpa ANN Service - Political | 2019-Jun-12
  • EDITORIAL: Faltering economy dpa ANN Service - Economic | 2019-Jun-12
  • (EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on June 12) Yonhap News | 2019-Jun-11
  • headlines Yonhap News | 2019-Jun-11
  • [Editorial] Downside risks The Korea Herald | 2019-Jun-11
  • Korea Republic of : South Korea to unveil steps soon to support growth: presidential aide Euclid - News | 2019-Jun-10
  • Government, ruling party urge main opposition to discuss supplementary budget The Korea Herald | 2019-Jun-10
  • Ruling party, gov't urge swift normalization of parliament for Yonhap News | 2019-Jun-10
  • South Korea to unveil steps soon to support growth -- presidential aide Manila Bulletin | 2019-Jun-09

COUNTRY STATISTICS

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LATEST REPORTS

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  • Country Economic Forecasts - South Korea Oxford Economics - Country Economic Forecasts | 2019-Jun-19
    South Korea Food & Drink Report - Q3 2019 BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Jun-18
    Internet of Things: The Industry Connection BMI Research Global | 2019-Jun-18
  • Key View (Food & Drink Report South Korea Food & Drink Key View - South Korea - Q3 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Jun-18
    Industry Forecast (Food & Drink Report South Korea Food Forecast - South Korea - Q3 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Jun-18
    SWOT (Food & Drink Report South Korea Food & Drink SWOT - South Korea - Q3 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Jun-18
  • Industry Forecast (Food & Drink Report South Korea Drink Forecast - South Korea - Q3 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Jun-18
    Market Overview (Food & Drink Report South Korea Food Market Overview - South Korea - Q3 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Jun-18
    Market Overview (Food & Drink Report South Korea Drink Market Overview - South Korea - Q3 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Jun-18
  • Market Overview (Food & Drink Report South Korea Mass Grocery Retail Market Overview - South Korea - Q3 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Jun-18
    Competitive Landscape (Food & Drink Report South Korea Food & Drink Competitive Landscape - South Korea - Q3 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Jun-18
    Sovereign 2018 Transition and Default Study FITCH Ratings - Transition Default Study Report | 2019-Jun-18

SELECTED NEWS

EMIS publishes 58,000+ news stories every day.
  • Pop star Pookie admits to substance abuse, helping hubbys drug-trafficking dpa ANN Service - General | 2019-Jun-18
    EDITORIAL: Prayut now prey to wolves of democracy dpa ANN Service - Political | 2019-Jun-18
    South Korea's Korean Air to buy 30 Boeing 787 planes for US$9.67 billion Media Corp News | 2019-Jun-19
  • Were not perfect: Scoot seeking to regain customer confidence recent major flight disruptions MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Jun-19
    South Korea's Korean Air to buy 30 Boeing 787 planes for US$9.67 billion MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Jun-19
    Smith back in boost for Highlanders MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Jun-19
  • Obesity-related pain contributes to opioid use MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Jun-19
    Trump's threat to deport 'millions' sparks firestorm MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Jun-19
    10-year-old US girl conquers Yosemite's El Capitan MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Jun-19
  • Samsung to release 5G Galaxy Note 10 in S. Korea in Aug. Yonhap News | 2019-Jun-19
    [EXCLUSIVE] Hyundai Motor, Aramco to cooperate on hydrogen The Korea Herald | 2019-Jun-19
    Seoul stocks open sharply higher on Wall Street gains Yonhap News | 2019-Jun-19
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LATEST BLOG ARTICLES

South Korea’s handset exports drop to 15-year low in Q1 2018
South Korea’s handset exports drop to 15-year low in Q1 2018
Imported vehicle sales in South Korea surged by 20% in March 2018
Imported vehicle sales in South Korea surged by 20% in March 2018
South Korea’s economy expanded by 3.1% in 2017
South Korea’s economy expanded by 3.1% in 2017
South Korea’s fruit imports from the United States surged by 13.5% in 2017
South Korea’s fruit imports from the United States surged by 13.5% in 2017

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