Korea Trade Agreement

The United States-Korea Trade Agreement (KORUS) entered into force on March 15, 2012.

U.S.-Korea Trade Agreement Overview

U.S.-Korea Trade Agreement: Benefits for Agriculture

Detailed information about this and other free trade agreements is available from the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.

Data & Analysis

April 16, 2019
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).
December 10, 2018
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.
October 18, 2018
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...
May 16, 2018
Line graph showing the growth of U.S. agricultural exports and imports in the context of international free trade agreements.