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Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso

Overview

  • Establishment of Diplomatic Relations : April 20, 1962
  • Bilateral Trade(2017 Estimates)
    • Exports : $ 29 million
    • Imports : $ 0.61 million
  • Number of Koreans living in Burkina Faso(2018) : 44
  • High-level Exchanges
    • From the ROK to Burkina Faso
      • 1981   DecemberSpecial Envoy of the President Roh Tae-woo
      • 1983   SeptemberSpecial Envoy of the President Park Chan-geung
      • 1984   NovemberSpecial Envoy of the President Kang Kyung-shik
      • 2012   FebruaryVice Minister of Education 2 Lee Sangjin
    • From Burkina Faso to the ROK
      • 1978   OctoberMinister of Foreign Affairs Kargougou
      • 1984   SeptemberMinister of Finance Baro
      • 1986   OctoberMinister of Labor Toe
      • 1995   AugustMinister of Foreign Affairs Youssouf Ouedraogo
      • 1997   SeptemberPresident Blaise Compaor
      • 2004   2004Minister of Foreign Affairs Youssouf Ouedraogo
      • 2006   AprilMinister of Economy and Development Seydou Bouda
      • 2007   FebruaryFirst Lady Chantal Compaor
      • 2009   NovemberMinister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Cooperation Samate Minata
      • 2011   NovemberMinister of Finance Zoundi(HLF-4)
      • 2012   OctoberMinister of Finance Bembanba
      • 2013   Septembe Minister of Trade and Industry Kafando
        Minister of Mines and Energy Kabore
      • 2014   OctoberMinister of Information and Communication Koulidiati
      • 2016   OctoberMinister of Finance Coulibaly Sori