The South Korean economy released data on the annual and monthly export import price index during the month of December. The actual reading of the monthly export price index showed a value of 3.1% compared to the previous reading of 1.2%, while the actual reading of the annual export price index came at 4.3% compared to the previous reading of 1.9%.

As for the monthly import price index the actual reading came at 4.7% compare to the previous reading of 2.1%, while the annual import price index showed an actual reading of 12.7% compared to the previous reading of 8.2%.