Korean trade with Brazil and Mexico jump, helping set a new record with Latin America.
BY LBC STAFF
South Korea’s trade with Latin America roared ahead in 2010, up 29 percent to reach a record $43.8 billion, according to Korean government data analyzed by Latin Business Chronicle.
But that torrid pace lagged behind China’s trade growth with Latin America, up by 51 percent to a total more than four times what South Korea traded with the region last year, the data shows.
In 2010, South Korea sold twice as much to Latin America as it purchased, supplying such goods as ...