South Korea's GDP index final reading (QoQ) rose to 2.1% during the first quarter, which compared with preliminary reading that referred to 1.8% in April, and the actual reading came more than previous reading that was 0.2% in the fourth quarter last year.

South Korea's annualized GDP final reading (YoY) index inclined to 8.1%, which compared with preliminary reading in April that referred to 7.8%, while the previous reading 6% a year earlier.