South Korea: Information technology exports

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 South Korea

Information technology exports, percent of total goods exports

 Latest value 29.18
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2021
 Average 25.70
 Min - Max 17.16 - 34.50
 Source The United Nations
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 2000 to 2021. The average value for South Korea during that period was 25.7 percent with a minimum of 17.16 percent in 2012 and a maximum of 34.5 percent in 2000. The latest value from 2021 is 29.18 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 130 countries is 4.19 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
South Korea - Information technology exports - Recent values chart

Historical chart
South Korea - Information technology exports - historical chart - 2000-2021




Definition: Information and communication technology goods exports include computers and peripheral equipment, communication equipment, consumer electronic equipment, electronic components, and other information and technology goods (miscellaneous).

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