BEIJING | China’s June trade with North Korea falls by more than half
BEIJING — China’s imports from North Korea plunged 92.6 percent in June compared with a year earlier under U.N. sanctions imposed to stop Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programs, the customs agency said Friday.
Exports of Chinese oil and other goods to the North fell 40.6 percent, a customs agency spokesman, Huang Songping, said at a news conference. He gave no financial totals.
The trade curbs have remained in place despite diplomatic contacts including U.S.