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Ireland

Overview

  • Establishment of Diplomatic Relations : October, 1983
  • Bilateral Trade(2020)
    • Exports : $924,000,000(Data recorder, Aircraft, Integrated circuit semiconductor, Other made-up textiles)
    • Imports : $1,145,000,000(Pharmaceuticals, Medical instruments, Secondary memory unit, Glasses)
  • Bilateral Investments(2020)
    • The ROK's Investment in Ireland : $9,200,000,000
    • Ireland's Investment in the ROK : $4,661,205,000
  • Number of Koreans living in Ireland(2019) : 2,979
  • High-level Exchanges
    • From the ROK to Ireland
      • 1990   JulyPrime Minister Kang Young-hoon
      • 2002   AprilMinister of Science and Technology Chae Young-bok
      • 2005   OctoberMinister of Education Kim Jin-pyo
      • 2006   MayChief Secretary to the President for National Policy Kim Byung-joon
      • 2007   DecemberChairman of Anti-Corruption and Civil Rights Commission of Korea Shin Cheol-young
      • 2008   DecemberChairman of Economic and Social Development Commission Kim Dae-mo
      • 2010   OctoberMinister of Knowledge Economy Choi Kyung-hwan
      • 2014   SeptemberMinister of Patriots and Veterans Affairs Park Sung-choon
      • 2017   FebruaryDeputy Foreign Minister for Economic Affairs Lee Tae-ho
      • 2018   MayPrime Minister Lee Nak-yeon
    • From Ireland to the ROK
      • 1990   JulyMinister of Foreign Affairs Gerard Collins
      • 1993   NovemberMinister for Tourism and Trade Charlie McCreevy
      • 1996   AprilMinister for Tourism and Trade Edna Kenny
      • 1997   JanuarySpeaker of the House Treacy
      • 2000   NovemberPrime Minister Bertie Ahern
      • 2003   SeptemberMinister for Communication, Marine, Natural Resources Dermot Ahern
      • 2004   NovemberMinister for Enterprise, Trade & Employment Michael Martin
      • 2005   MarchPresident Mary McAleese
      • 2008   JuneMinister of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources Eamon Ryan
      • 2009   DecemberAssistant Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs Neary
      • 2011   SeptemberMinister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Eamon Gilmore
      • 2014   JuneMinister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin
      • 2015   MarchMinister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin
      • 2017   MarchMinister for Public Expenditure and Reform Paschal Donoboe
      • 2017   NovemberMinister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Micheal Creed
      • 2019   JuneMinister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Micheal Creed

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