BEIJING, Nov 23 (Reuters) - China’s trade with North Korea tumbled 54.7 percent to $1.95 billion in the period from January to October versus a year earlier, customs data showed on Friday.
Imports from North Korea fell 89.1 percent to $171.69 million in the same period, while exports to North Korea fell 34.9 percent to $1.78 billion.
China’s total trade with North Korea was valued at $245.34 million in October, up from $218.53 million the previous month.
Exports to North Korea in October were $227.45 million, up from $200.33 million the preceding month. (Reporting by Beijing Monitoring Desk; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)