SEOUL, Aug 1 (Reuters) - South Korea posted a provisional trade surplus of $666 million in July, sharply down from a revised $2.32 billion surplus in June, the commerce ministry said on Friday. The surplus narrowed mostly due to more than a month-long labour disputes at the country's largest auto maker, Hyundai Motor Co , that had resulted in about $600 million in lost exports since June 20, the ministry said. Exports rose 16.0 percent year-on-year to $15.54 billion in July, while ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"S.Korea July trade surplus falls on Hyundai strike" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.