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Papua New Guinea
The Independent State of Papua New Guinea

Overview

  • Establishment of Diplomatic Relations : May 1976
  • Bilateral Trade (2018) : $363 million
    • Exports : $53 million
    • Imports : $310 million
  • People-to-People Exchanges
    • Number of Korean visitors to Papua New Guinea: 1,036(2012)
    • Number of Papua New Guinean visitors to the ROk : 271(2018)
  • Number of Long-Term Residents (2017) : around 180
  • High-level Exchanges
    • From Papua New Guinea to the ROK
      • 2010   AprilMinister of Petroleum and Energy William Duma
      • 2011   MayMinister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Don Pomb Polye
      • 2011 JuneChief Justice of the Supreme Court Salamo Injia
      • 2012 NovemberMinister of Health Michael Malabag
      • 2014 JanuaryMinister of Fisheries and Marine Resources Mao Zeming
      • 2014   MarchMinister of Petroleum and Energy Nixon Duban
      • 2014 OctoberMinister of Health Michael Malabag
      • 2016 OctoberActing Secretary of Foreign Affairs William Dihm
      • 2017 DecemberMinister of Foreign Affairs Rimbink Pato
      • 2018 AprilSecretary of Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology Jan Czuba
    • From the ROK to Papua New Guinea
      • 2010   JulyVice Minister of Environment Moon Jung Ho
      • 2011 FebruarySpecial Envoy Shin Bong-kil
      • 2014 MayVice Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Han Jin-hyun
      • 2015 OctoberMinister of Korea Forest Service Shin Won-sop
      • 2018 MarchDeputy Minister for Economic Affairs Yun Kang-hyeon
      • 2018 MayDeputy Minister for Economic Affairs Yun Kang-hyeon
      • 2018 MayDeputy Minister for FTA Negotiations Yoo Myung-hee
      • 2018 AugustDeputy Minister for Economic Affairs Yun Kang-hyeon
      • 2018 NovemberPresident Moon Jae-in

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