China stops koolimport from North Korea
China set to import coal from North Korea, with effect from Sunday provisional stop. The decision is a result of the setting up of economic sanctions by the United Nations.
The Chinese ministry of Economic Affairs, in Beijing, informed on Saturday that the import until 31 december this year, is being shut down.
The people’s Republic reported that in april last year, however, that the suspension of steenkoolimport an important exception would know, namely the deliveries that have to do with the welfare of the people’. To which people for the, the Korean or the Chinese, was not explained.
The UN apply economic sanctions in the form of trade embargoes then because of the persistent North Korean raketproeven, inter alia, of nuclear weapons.