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Syria
Syrian Arab Republic

Overview

  • Establishment of Diplomatic Relations : The ROK has not established diplomatic relations with Syria. Syria has refused to make one because of our relations with Israel.
  • Bilateral Trade(2017)
    • Exports: $ 215 million(Automobile, Electronics)
    • Imports: $ 25 thousand(Cotton, Fiber)
  • Number of Koreans living in Syria(2019) : Travel Ban
  • High-level Exchanges
    • From the ROK to Syria
      • 1992   JuneDeputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Chang Man-soon
      • 1999   MarchMember of the International Olympic Committee Kim Woon-yong, CEO of Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency(KOTRA) Kim Eun-sang
      • 2003   SeptemberVice Minister of Information and Communication Byon Jae-il
      • 2008   MarchPresident of World Taekwondo Federation
    • From Syria to the ROK
      • 1994   AprilCommand Office Communication Ali
      • 1994   SeptemberMinister of Information and Communication Radwan
      • 2000   JuneEconomic Mission of Syria
      • 2007   OctoberPresident of University of Aleppo