Price of Rice is Soaring in North Korea
Wall Street Journal
One problem with North Korea’s chronic food shortages is that they’re, well, chronic – so bad so much of the time that people tune out. As one North Korean official said in a recent report by Good Friends, “Every year we say this is the worst year, but this year is the absolute worst in our history.”
Now, there’s a market signal that the official may not be exaggerating.