The significant rise of dog- and cat-owning households in East Asia presents an opportunity to increase the U.S. exports of pet food.
On December 24, 2018, Korea issued an updated list of adjustment tariffs and voluntary tariff rate quotas (TRQs) for certain agricultural, forestry and fishery products....
Attaché Report (GAIN)

South Korea: KORUS FTA Orange TRQ Allocation Change

U.S. oranges coming into Korea from September 1- February 28 do so under a Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) negotiated under the Korea-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (KORUS).
Attaché Report (GAIN)

South Korea: Exporter Guide

South Korea’s imports of American food and agricultural products in 2018 through October totaled $7.9 billion, up 16.8 percent from the same period of the previous year.
International Agricultural Trade Report

U.S. Agricultural Export Opportunities in South Korea

South Korea is one of the most reliable export markets for U.S. agricultural goods. Its vibrant economy offers easy access to modern retail outlets...
Column chart comparing the change in value of U.S. agricultural exports before and after key trade agreements.
International Agricultural Trade Report

U.S. Agriculture Reaps Benefits of Free Trade Agreement with Korea

U.S. agricultural exports to South Korea have grown in recent years, largely due to tariff reductions and the lifting of non-tariff barriers under the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS).
Attaché Report (GAIN)

South Korea: Exporter Guide

South Korea’s imports of American food and agricultural products in 2017 through September totaled $6.3 billion, up 25 percent from the same period of the previous year.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

South Korea: Exporter Guide

Imports of American food and agricultural products into Korea in 2016 through September totaled $5.1 billion, down 11 percent from the previous year mainly due to reduced demand for basic...
Attaché Report (GAIN)

South Korea: Tree Nuts Market Brief Update 2016

The KORUS FTA (Free Trade Agreement) went into effect March of 2012, and the agreement’s elimination of tariffs for almonds and pistachios, as well as tariff reductions for walnuts...
Attaché Report (GAIN)

South Korea: 2016 Seafood Products Market Brief

In 2014, total Korean imports of seafood were $4.16 billion, up 16.7 percent from 2013 due to the increased demand and rising prices.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

South Korea: 2016 Potato Update

2015 Korean potato production decreased eight percent to 546,000 metric tons (MT) from 591,000 MT in 2014.