South Korea removes Japan from fast-track trade ‘white list’

“South Korea in August said it was planning to remove Japan from its trade white list” writes Midwest Communications Inc for SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea said on Wednesday it had approved plans to drop Japan from its “white list” of countries with fast track trade status, responding with a tit-for-tat move that intensifies a growing diplomatic and trade spat between the two countries.Japan removed Seoul’s fast-export status in late August after imposing tighter controls on exports of three materials to South Korea used in chips and display industries.

Related posts