In 2018, Alberta exported $554.59M worth of goods to South Korea, making it the 5th ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.
In 2018, Alberta exported $554.59M worth of goods to South Korea, making it the 5th ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.

About South Korea

Fast Facts

Alberta Exports To South Korea Information Icon

VALUE OF ALBERTA EXPORTS TO South Korea
2018
$1.1B
+32.3% y/y
TRADING PARTNER RANK

#5


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VALUE OF South Korea IMPORTS
2018
$665.5B
-9.5% y/y
TOP IMPORT MARKETS
  • 1. China 20.5%

  • 2. United States 11%

  • 3. Japan 10.4%

  • 4. Saudi Arabia 4.6%

  • 5. Germany 4%


Alberta-South Korea Relations

  • Alberta has long enjoyed positive relations with the Republic of Korea (commonly known as South Korea). 
  • Alberta’s oldest sister province relationship is with Gangwon province in South Korea. Since the September 3, 1974 agreement, the two provinces have participated in a variety of activities including education, culture and sport exchanges.
  • Edmonton has a friendship agreement with the municipality of Wonju and Daejeon is Calgary’s sister city.

Free Trade Agreements:

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For more information on South Korea-Alberta relations, download:

South Korea-Alberta Relations


For information on Alberta's relationship with South Korean provinces, download:

Gangwon-Alberta Relations

Contacts

For more information on Alberta’s trade and relationship with this market please contact:
Export Services
Fabricio Lima Asia Pacific Office Phone : 1-780-427-6307 Email: fabricio.lima@gov.ab.ca
Investment Services
Bonnie Nunnari Invest Alberta Phone : 780-427-0528 Email: bonnie.nunnari@gov.ab.ca
International Offices
Alberta Korea Office Phone : 82-2-3783-6000 Email: albertakoreaoffice@international.gc.ca

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Alberta Korea Office - https://investalberta.ca/international-offices/korea/
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