Overview In September 2022 South Korea's Ores, slag and ash exports accounted up to $191M and imports accounted up to $1.94B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $1.75B. Between September 2021 and September 2022 the exports of South Korea's Ores, slag and ash have increased by $58.2M (43.7%) from $133M to $191M, while imports decreased by $-183M (-8.63%) from $2.12B to $1.94B.
Destinations In September 2022, Ores, slag and ash were exported mostly to China ($179M), Japan ($5.82M), Thailand ($3.7M), Vietnam ($1.37M), and Germany ($361k), and were imported mostly from Australia ($708M), Canada ($183M), Brazil ($147M), Peru ($125M), and Chile ($111M).
Growth In September 2022, the increase in Ores, slag and ash's year-by-year exports was explained primarily by an increase in exports to China ($30.2M or 200%), Japan ($4.16M or 562%), and India ($359k or 18k%). In September 2022, the decrease in Ores, slag and ash's year-by-year imports was explained primarily by a decrease in imports from Brazil ($-29.9M or -32%), Bolivia ($-6.41M or -37.6%), and Turkey ($-4M or -82%).