South Korea tuna export quantities

The volume of tuna sold by South Korea in 2020 was 68,889 tons. In 2019 South Korea shipped 57,793 tonnes of tuna. In 2019 alone, the demand for South Korea tuna (fish category) has climbed, changing by 3.984 percent compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, tuna's exports reduced by -20.54% netting South Korea US$349.86m for the year 2019. South Korea's tuna exports are categorised as:

  • Fresh or chilled albacore or longfinned tunas "Thunnus alalunga" (HS code 030231)
  • Fresh or chilled tunas of the genus "Thunnus" (excluding Thunnus alalunga, Thunnus albacares, Thunnus obesus, Thunnus thynnus, Thunnus orientalis and Thunnus maccoyii) (HS code 030239)
  • Fresh or chilled bigeye tunas "Thunnus obesus" (HS code 030234)
  • Frozen Southern bluefin tunas "Thunnus maccoyii" (HS code 030346)
  • Fresh or chilled Southern bluefin tunas "Thunnus maccoyii" (HS code 030236)
  • Frozen fillets of tuna "of the genus Thunnus", skipjack or stripe-bellied bonito "Euthynnus [Katsuwonus] pelamis" (HS code 030487)
  • Fresh or chilled yellowfin tunas "Thunnus albacares" (HS code 030232)
  • Frozen yellowfin tunas "Thunnus albacares" (HS code 030342)
  • Fresh or chilled Atlantic and Pacific bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus, Thunnus orientalis) (HS code 030235)
  • Frozen albacore or longfinned tunas "Thunnus alalunga" (HS code 030341)
  • Frozen tunas of the genus "Thunnus" (excluding Thunnus alalunga, Thunnus albacares, Thunnus obesus, Thunnus thynnus, Thunnus orientalis and Thunnus maccoyii) (HS code 030349)
  • Frozen Atlantic and Pacific bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus, Thunnus orientalis) (HS code 030345)
  • Frozen bigeye tunas "Thunnus obesus" (HS code 030344)

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South Korea tuna export values

In 2019, South Korea exported tuna valued at 349.86m USD, a drop of -5.82% from 2018's total tuna export of 371.464m USD. The annual change in value of South Korea tuna between 2017 to 2018 was -7.213 per cent.

The yearly change in the quantity of South Korea's tuna exports between 2017 and 2019 was -20.54% compared to a variation of 3.984% in the period between 2018 and 2019.

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Export markets for South Korea tuna ( in '000$ )

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South Korea bought 12,120 tonnes of tuna in 2019.