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 0.3 %
Data 2019 Q3 180,798
2019 Q2 181,346

Series Information

Source The Bank of Korea
Release GDP
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1960
End Date 9/30/2019

South Korea: Trade

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Balance of Goods Nov 2019 3,369,000 5,341,000 Ths. US$, NSA Monthly
Exports of Goods Nov 2019 44,098,000 46,737,000 Ths. US$ NSA Monthly
Imports of Goods Nov 2019 40,729,000 41,396,000 Ths. US$ NSA Monthly
Current Account Balance Oct 2019 7,827 7,759 Mil. USD, NSA Monthly
Exports of Goods and Services 2019 Q3 196,121 191,823 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Imports of Goods and Services 2019 Q3 180,798 181,346 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Net Exports 2019 Q3 15,322 10,476 Bil KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Exports of Goods and Services 2019 Q3 201,755 192,966 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Imports of Goods and Services 2019 Q3 174,097 172,007 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Net Exports 2019 Q3 27,657 20,959 Bil. Ch. 2015 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: ...
  • Measurements:
    • Billions of Korean won at current prices (Bil. KRW)
    • At chained 2015 prices (Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW)
    • Associated deflators
  • Adjustments: Original and seasonally adjusted
  • Native frequency: Quarterly
  • Start date: ...

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.