Sector : Dairy

Destination Market: North Korea

Information : North Korea

COUNTRY NAME: Korea, Democratic People's Republic of


RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 150


TRADE: For 2016, CSO estimates indicate that Ireland exported  tonnes of dairy produce with a value of € million to Korea.


PRODUCT: In 2016, the typical products exported to Korea were as follows;

  • Butter,
  • Rennet Casein,
  • Skimmed Milk Powder,
  • Whey Powder.


CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Korea from Ireland is on the basis of the following certificate types;

  • Public and Animal Health and Veterinary statements from Milk Policy Division's (MPD's) Menu of Statements.
  • Applicants select from MPD's Menu of Statements to satify country requirements. However, custom and usage have set some precedents.


KEY REQUIREMENTSFood Exports Dairy - Key Requirements (doc 37Kb) .