South Korea - Imports of Goods and Services





South Korea: Imports of Goods and Services

Mnemonic IM.IKOR
Unit Bil. KRW, SA
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 1.68 %
Data 2019 Q4 177,765
2019 Q3 180,798

Series Information

Source The Bank of Korea
Release GDP
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1960
End Date 12/31/2019

South Korea: Trade

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Balance of Goods Apr 2020 -946,000 4,594,000 Ths. US$, NSA Monthly
Exports of Goods Apr 2020 36,923,000 46,694,000 Ths. US$ NSA Monthly
Imports of Goods Apr 2020 37,869,000 42,100,000 Ths. US$ NSA Monthly
Current Account Balance Mar 2020 6,231 6,366 Mil. USD, NSA Monthly
Real Exports of Goods and Services 2020 Q1 198,597 202,667 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Imports of Goods and Services 2020 Q1 167,998 175,164 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Net Exports 2020 Q1 30,598 27,503 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Exports of Goods and Services 2019 Q4 189,217 196,121 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Imports of Goods and Services 2019 Q4 177,765 180,798 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Net Exports 2019 Q4 11,451 15,322 Bil KRW, SA Quarterly

Release Information

Quarterly national accounts for South Korea, including GDP(E) with GFCF and private consumption detail, and GDP(O) with KSIC industry detail. Also annual GDP(I).

  • National accounts framework: UN SNA 2008
  • Industrial classification: KSIC Rev. 10
  • Measurements:
    • Billions of Korean won at chained 2015 prices (Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW)
    • At current prices (Bil. KRW)
    • Associated deflators
  • Adjustments:
    • Original (NSA)
    • Seasonally adjusted (SA)
  • Native frequency: Quarterly
  • Start date: 1960Q1

Source documents:

  • Gross capital formation by type of capital goods: Tables 10.6.1.1, 10.6.1.2, 10.6.1.3, 10.6.1.4
  • Gross capital formation by sectors: Tables 10.6.2.1, 10.6.2.2
  • Gross fixed capital formation by sectors: Tables 10.6.2.3, 10.6.2.4

The tables for detailed GCF and GFCF are published later than those for the main GDP(E) components.

The data are provisional when first released. The “advance” estimates are replaced with “preliminary” estimates which are subject to revision until “final” estimates are announced.