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Bhutan
The Kingdom of Bhutan

Overview

  • Establishment of Diplomatic Relations : September 1987
  • Bilateral Trade (2018) : $4.7 million
    • Exports : $4.6 million
    • Imports : $0.08 million
  • The ROK's Grant Aid to Bhutan : Total of $9.39 million (1987-2017)
    • Industrial Trainees, Dispatch of Experts, Material Assistance    
  • High-level Exchanges
    • From Bhutan to the ROK
      • 2010   MayForeign Vice Minister Daw Penjo
      • 2010   OctoberAmbassador to Korea Bap Kesang
      • 2014   JanuaryInformation and Communication Minister Lyonpo Dungyel
      • 2014   AugustAgriculture Vice Minister Tenzin Dhendup
      • 2014   SeptemberPrince Jigyel Ugyen
      • 2014   OctoberCulture Minister Damcho Dorji
      • 2015   SeptemberPrincess Chimi Yangzom Wangchuck
      • 2015   OctoberMinister of Labor and Human Resources Ngeema Sangay Tshempo
      • 2016   September    Ministry of Agriculture and Forest Constituency Yeshey Dorji
      • 2016   October          Minister of Health Tandin Wangchuk
      • 2017   January           Minister of Education Norbu Wangchuck
      • 2017   January           Minister of Economic Affairs Lekey Dorji
      • 2019   May                Cabinet Secretary Kesang Wangdi
    • From the ROK to Bhutan
      • 2010   AprilDeputy Minister for Political Affairs Lee Yong-joon
      • 2011   MaySpecial Envoy of the President Shin Jae-hyun
      • 2015   MayCongressman Park Byeong-seok
      • 2016   July                   Former Chairperson of New Politics Alliance for Democracy(NPAD) Moon Jae-in
      • 2017   November      Congressman Yun Hyo-jung