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S. Korean Manufacturers Succeed in Developing Materials Restricted by Japan

S. Korean Manufacturers Succeed in Developing Materials Restricted by Japan

SEOUL, Sept. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean companies are making progress with localizing production of materials essential for semiconductors and displays, which were previously imported from Japan before restrictions were imposed on them by the Japanese government. A local company recently succeeded in developing ultra-pure hydrogen fluoride, which was one of the materials that [...]

Tokyo Doesn’t Add to List of Strictly Regulated Exports to S. Korea

Tokyo Doesn’t Add to List of Strictly Regulated Exports to S. Korea

SEJONG, Aug. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Japan did not unveil additional goods on Wednesday to be subject to tougher regulations when shipped to South Korea, but made it clear that it would implement export-related regulations “strictly,” Seoul’s trade ministry said. Seoul has been worrying that Tokyo may include more goods on the list of strictly [...]

Japan’s Export Curbs to Weigh on S. Korean Tech Firms

Japan’s Export Curbs to Weigh on S. Korean Tech Firms

SEOUL, Jul. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Japan’s move to restrict tech material exports is an elaborate scheme to pressure South Korea’s key industry amid a bilateral diplomatic row, but the ripples could spread to both sides if the measures are broadly applied and last for a long time, industry watchers said Tuesday. The Japanese government [...]

Japan’s Export Restriction Adds Uncertainty to S. Korean Tech Industry

Japan’s Export Restriction Adds Uncertainty to S. Korean Tech Industry

SEOUL, Jul. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean chip and display makers are expected to embrace yet more uncertainty from Japan’s restriction of exports of key materials for their production amid diplomatic rows between the two nations, market watchers said Monday. The Japanese government said earlier in the day that it will strengthen regulations on [...]