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Gabon
Gabonese Republic

Overview

  • Establishment of Diplomatic Relations : October 1, 1962
  • Bilateral Trade(2018 Dec) : 576million
    • Exports : $ 17 million
    • Imports : $ 559 million
  • Official Development Assistance(1991-2015) : $ 1.53m
  • Number of Koreans living in Gabon(2019 Feb) : 105
  • High-level Exchanges
    • From the ROK to Gabon
      • 1980   NovemberMinister of Foreign Affairs Roh Shin-young
      • 1982   AugustPresident Chun Doo-hwan
      • 1985   AugustVice Minister of Foreign Affairs Lee Sang-ock
      • 1995   JuneSpecial Envoy of the President Ban Ki-moon
      • 1997   JanuaryPresident of the Constitutional Court of Korea Kim Yong-joon
      • 2006   AugustDeputy Minister of Commerce, Industry and Energy Lee Won-gul
      • 2011   AprilMinister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Kim Sung-hwan
      • 2011   OctoberKIPO Commissioner Kim Young Min
    • From Gabon to the ROK
      • 1975   JulyPresident El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba
      • 1984   SeptemberPresident El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba
      • 1992   AugustMinister of Foreign Affairs Pascaline Bongo Ondimba
      • 1996   AugustPresident El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba
      • 2000   MarchDeputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Marc Adolphe Doumi Mandatsi
      • 2001   JuneChairperson of the National Assembly Guy Nzouba Ndama
      • 2001   OctoberPresident of the National Electoral Commission Gilbert Ngoulakia
      • 2004   NovemberChairperson of the United Nations General Assembly and Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean Ping
      • 2005   MayMinister of Transportation and Civil Aviation Pierre-Claver Maganga Moussavou
      • 2006   NovemberMinister for Trade and Industry Paul Biyoghe Mba
      • 2007   FebruaryVice President of the National Assembly of Peace Engohang Obiang Gaston
      • 2007   MayMinister of Transportation and Civil Aviation Pierre-Claver Maganga Moussavou
      • 2007   AugustPresident El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba
      • 2007   DecemberDeputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Michel Mboussou
      • 2008   OctoberMinister of State for Mines, Petroleum and Hydrocarbon Casimir Oye Mba
      • 2008   NovemberPresident of the Constitutional Court Marie Madeleine Mborantsuo
      • 2010   SeptemberMinister of Mine and Oil Bekale
      • 2010   OctoberPresident Ali Bongo
      • 2011   JulyMinister of Mine and Oil Chambrier
      • 2011   OctoberMinister of National Defense Ondzounga
      • 2012   MarchPresident Bongo
      • 2013   MarchPresident of Constitutional Court Mborantsuo
      • 2013   MarchMinister of Oil and Energy Ngoubou
      • 2013   JuneMinister of Foreign Affairs Ngondet
      • 2013   JulyDirector General of ANINF Bongo
      • 2013   OctoberMinister of Information and Communication Louembe
      • 2014   MayMinister of Culture Reteno
      • 2014   OctoberMinister of Information and Communication Ngoua
      • 2014   OctoberMinister of Forest and Environment Messone
      • 2015   AprilMinister of Energy and Water Resources Guedon
      • 2015   NovemberMinister of Transportation Mengue
        Managing Director of National Agency for Digital Infrastructure and Frequencies Bongo
      • 2016   OctoberMinister Delegate of Economy Houangni Ambouroue

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