4 months South Korea tightens export controls on Japan in trade row MB |Biz
By Agence France-Presse South Korea on Monday put Japan into its own new export category, intensifying a trade war between the two neighbors and US allies. The dispute between South Korea and Japan has raised concerns over the potential implications for their security cooperation in the face of North Korean missile tests, and the possible impact on global supply chains(AFP / MANILA BULLETIN) The move came after Seoul announced earlier this month it would remove Tokyo from its list of trusted trading partners, reciprocating an identical move by Japan. That followed Tokyo’s imposition of tough restrictions on exports crucial to ... more