Economic Calendar and indicators of South Korea

Overview

Indicator Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP q/q 1.0% 4 Q 2018 1.0% Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 3.7% Feb 2019 4.4% Monthly
CPI y/y 0.5% Feb 2019 0.8% Monthly
BOK Interest Rate Decision 1.75% 1.75%
Trade Balance $2.964 B Feb 2019 $3.098 B Monthly

Economic Calendar

Time,
Currency
Event
Actual
Forecast
Previous
21:00
KRW
0.1%
-0.1%
-0.3%
21:00
KRW
-0.2%
-0.6%
0.1%
21:00
KRW
21:00
KRW
23:00
KRW
23:00
KRW
23:00
KRW
0.4%
0.2%
23:00
KRW

Economic indicators

GDP Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP q/q 1.0% 4 Q 2018 1.0% Quarterly
GDP y/y 3.1% 4 Q 2018 3.1% Quarterly
Labor Last Reference Previous Frequency
Unemployment Rate 3.7% Feb 2019 4.4% Monthly
Prices Last Reference Previous Frequency
CPI m/m 0.4% Feb 2019 -0.1% Monthly
CPI y/y 0.5% Feb 2019 0.8% Monthly
Export Price Index y/y -2.4% Feb 2019 -1.6% Monthly
Import Price Index y/y 3.6% Feb 2019 2.4% Monthly
PPI m/m 0.1% Feb 2019 -0.3% Monthly
PPI y/y -0.2% Feb 2019 0.1% Monthly
Money Last Reference Previous Frequency
BOK Interest Rate Decision 1.75% 1.75%
BOK M2 Money Supply m/m 6.7% Jan 2019 6.6% Monthly
Foreign Exchange Reserves $404.67 B Feb 2019 $405.51 B Monthly
Trade Last Reference Previous Frequency
Current Account $2.77 B Jan 2019 $4.82 B Monthly
Exports y/y -11.4% Feb 2019 -11.1% Monthly
Imports y/y -12.6% Feb 2019 -12.6% Monthly
Trade Balance $2.964 B Feb 2019 $3.098 B Monthly
Business Last Reference Previous Frequency
BOK Manufacturing BSI 74 Mar 2019 67 Monthly
Industrial Production m/m 0.5% Jan 2019 -0.8% Monthly
Industrial Production y/y 0.1% Jan 2019 0.7% Monthly
Nikkei Manufacturing PMI 47.2 Feb 2019 48.3 Monthly
Consumer Last Reference Previous Frequency
Consumer Confidence 100 Feb 2019 98 Monthly
Index of Services m/m 0.9% Jan 2019 -0.1% Monthly
Retail Sales m/m 0.2% Jan 2019 -0.2% Monthly