South Korea - Real Imports of Goods and Services





South Korea: Real Imports of Goods and Services

Mnemonic IM$.IKOR
Unit Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 2.84 %
Data 2021 Q2 179,341
2021 Q1 174,387

Series Information

Source The Bank of Korea
Release GDP
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1960
End Date 6/30/2021

South Korea: Trade

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Balance of Goods Jun 2021 4,441,000 2,944,000 Ths. US$, NSA Monthly
Exports of Goods Jun 2021 54,798,000 50,755,000 Ths. US$ NSA Monthly
Imports of Goods Jun 2021 50,357,000 47,811,000 Ths. US$ NSA Monthly
Real Exports of Goods and Services 2021 Q2 204,733 208,811 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Imports of Goods and Services 2021 Q2 179,341 174,387 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Real Net Exports 2021 Q2 25,392 34,424 Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW, SA Quarterly
Current Account Balance May 2021 10,761 1,909 Mil. USD, NSA Monthly
Exports of Goods and Services 2021 Q1 195,282 181,103 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Imports of Goods and Services 2021 Q1 167,801 154,835 Bil. KRW, SA Quarterly
Net Exports 2021 Q1 27,480 26,267 Bil 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: KSIC Rev. 10
  • Measurements:
    • Billions of Korean won at chained 2015 prices (Bil. Ch. 2015 KRW)
    • At current prices (Bil. KRW)
    • Associated deflators
  • Adjustments:
    • Original (NSA)
    • Seasonally adjusted (SA)
  • Native frequency: Quarterly
  • Start date: 1960Q1

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.