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North Korea

Our comprehensive assessment of North Korea's operating environment and the outlook for its leading sectors are formed by bringing together a wealth of data on global markets that affect North Korea, as well as the latest industry developments that could impact North Korea's industries. This unique integrated approach has given us an impeccable track-record for predicting important shifts in the markets, ensuring you’re aware of the latest market opportunities and risks in North Korea before your competitors.

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BMI View: After the accession of Kim Jong-Un as North Korean ruler, the reform of the country's 'military first' policy has become apparent. Even though the Korean Peope's Army (KPA) is a weakened force - that suffers from logistical shortages, ageing equipment, and inadequate training - and the country is suffering from a tough domestic economic climate, we expect North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons and long-range ballistic missiles to continue. However, due to planned economic reforms, defence spending may be partly sacrificed. Reliable data about North Korean spending and resources are dif...

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