Norway and South Korea

Diplomatic relations with South Korea: Established 1959 Norway and the Republic of Korea celebrated their 50th anniversary for diplomatic relations in 2009. The relationship between the two nations has been strong since the Korean War, when Norway contributed with medical personnel.  Economic and trade relations have greatly increased. South Korea is Norway’s 4 th largest export market for... Read more

Photo: Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Petter Foss.

On 20 August, the Heads of the Norwegian foreign missions gather in Oslo to meet with potential business actors in their hosting countries. Read more

Photo: Salmone Kitchen.

“Seafood has a special place in the Nordic cuisine and we are happy to showcase a large variety of Norwegian delicacies at Seoul´s first Nordic Food Week” says Mr Henrik V. Andersen, Director of Korea and Japan at the Norwegian Seafood Council. Read more