This week was a historic moment for Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un and it began with a handshake. While it’s still far from any material deal, the handshake is a significant moment that could mark the start of long lasting friendship. Or it may not. Either way we’ve pulled up some interesting charts on the topic of USA and North Korea. The US has said that it will halt joint military exercises with South Korean and will and North Korea undertook “goodwill dialogue”. Trump has however declared North Korea no longer poses a nuclear threat despite the fact that isn’t clear if denuclearisation is on the table. The above chart depicts North Korea’s trading partners. And it’s of no surprise. The main partner is China with some US$2.3bn of US$2.83bn of total exports shipped to China in 2015 which makes up…

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