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Korea exports continue climb

South Korean exporters continued to enjoy robust demand from overseas markets in May, with shipments rising 41.9 percent from a year earlier, data from the Korean Ministry of Knowledge Economy showed on Tuesday.

In May, exports totalled USD39.49 billion, while imports were at USD35.12 billion, up 50.0 percent on year, leading to a trade surplus of USD4.37 billion.

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(Source: The Wall Street Journal Online)