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Samoa
Independent State of Samoa

Overview

  • Establishment of Diplomatic Relations : September 15, 1972
  • Bilateral Trade (2018) : $36.8 million
    • Exports : $35 million
    • Imports : $1.8 million
  • People-to-People Exchanges
    • Number of Samoan visitors to the ROk : 233 (2018)
  • High-level Exchanges
    • From Samoa to the ROK
      • 2010   MayMinister of Treasury Nickel Lee Hang
      • 2011   MayAmbassador to China Toomata
      • 2012   JulyVice Minister of Tourism Maluelue
      • 2014   AugustHead of State Tamasese Efi
      • 2016 OctoberAmbassador to China Toomata
      • 2017 DecemberPrime Minister Tuilaepa Malielegaoi
    • From the ROK to Samoa
      • 2011   FebruarySpecial Envoy Lee Jun-kyu
      • 2014   JanuaryJudge of ITLOS Baek Jin-hyeon
      • 2017 SeptemberDeputy Minister for Political Affairs Lee Jeong-kyu