Kaesong Industrial Complex
Read Online

Kaesong Industrial Complex history, pending issues, and outlook by Е¬l-chК»ul Im

  • 705 Want to read
  • ·
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Haenam Publishing Co. in Seoul, Korea .
Written in English


  • Industrial districts -- Korea (North) -- Kaesŏng-si,
  • Industrial development projects -- Korea,
  • Korea (South) -- Foreign economic relations -- Korea (North),
  • Korea (North) -- Foreign economic relations -- Korea (South)

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementLim Eul-chul.
LC ClassificationsHD920.6.Z9 K343 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 245 p. :
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23195017M
ISBN 10898670384X
ISBN 109788986703849
LC Control Number2009408243

Download Kaesong Industrial Complex


In February , South Korea decided to close the inter-Korean Kaesong Industrial Complex in protest against North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile tests. Previously, it had not framed denuclearisation as a prerequisite for collaboration between the two Koreas – a change of course that may prove ill advised. The election of opposition candidate Moon Jae-in last May has triggered the Author: Antoine Bondaz.   The Kaesong Industrial Complex was once at the heart of South Korea’s pro-rapprochement “sunshine policy.” Launched in , Seoul hoped that this joint economic initiative might help pave the way toward a brighter and more stable future for the peninsula. The Kaesong North-South Korean Industrial Complex Summary This purpose of this report is to provide an overview of the role, purposes, and results of the Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC) and examine U.S. interests, policy issues, options, and legislation. The KIC is an industrial . The Kaesong Industrial Complex reintroduced human rights actions, legal reforms, free trade and political changes in North Korea that wouldn’t have otherwise been possible. By improving Korean security, Kaesong helps build favorable conditions for future unification. The Kaesong Industrial Complex showcases the opportunitiesAuthor: Matthew L Davis.

Inter-Korean cooperation strengthened considerably. The inter-Korean Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC) and Mount Kumgang Tourist Region, both close to the 38th parallel but located in North Korean territory, were strong symbols of this. Although President Kim had made the decision long before, work on the inter-Korean industrial. What is the Kaesong Industrial Complex? The Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC) is a large industrial park in North Korea located just north of the demilitarized zone. The KIC was an exercise in trust-building and economic integration between the two Koreas.   In , discussions regarding possible economic projects began and the special trade and economic zone, the Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC), was agreed upon. Located in North Korea but operated by South Korean companies, the complex was to be mutually beneficial: the North would benefit from economic investment, the South from cheap labour. The Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC) is located inside North Korea just across the demilitarised zone from South Korea. The project was launched in , largely financed by the South to increase.

It is becoming increasingly well-known for the Kaesong Industrial Complex, a "special economic zone", developed by Hyundai Asan with North Korea. In this special administrative industrial region had o North Korean workers typically working for about 20% of the South Korean minimum wage in dozens of brand-new factories operated by more than South Korean companies.   SHUSTER: The Kaesong Industrial Complex was the beginning of the two Koreas' collaboration for mutual prosperity, connecting the land and .   Seoul shuts down joint North-South Korea industrial complex This article is more than 4 years old Kaesong manufacturing park, one of few remaining . The Kaesong Industrial Complex (A) by Dante Roscini, Eric Werker, Han-koo Yeo, (No reviews yet) Write a Review.