Issued by the South Korean economy the exports index data for December, where it recorded an increased reading of 0.3%, compared with the previous record decline of 2.3%.

Also, the annual figures of the exports in December were released as well, where it recorded an increased reading of 2.5%, compared with the previous recorded increase of 5.4%.

On the other hand, the imports for December recorded an increase by 0.2%, compared with the previous recorded decline of 1.6%, and the annual imports during December also recorded and increased reading of 7.1%, compared with the previous recorded increase of 11.8%.