Northeast Asia Economics and Intelligence Advisory, LLC

3 Feb 2020: Kim's Christmas Surprise

Feb.3, 2020. Washington pundits missed it on the feared Christmas surprise. Please download my new article, below, on North Korea's economic situation as it begins the Year of the Rat. It includes brand new data on North Korea's very troubled trade relationship with China including full year 2019 data. It has too many graphics to put in this blog. (This new version includes full year 2019 Chinese commodity data trade with North Korea, just updated.)

North Korea's Money Problem, Lessons from South Korea and China (Power Point) (pdf)


Normal North Korea (pdf)

Download Useful Tools for Changing North KoreaLets Work Them Carefully (pdf)


VOA Washington Talk Questions (docx)


Kim Jong Un's Christmas Surprise: More dollars than sense Update (pdf)




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