“Not less than three factories in Pyongyang and an unspecified quantity in different places have begun sewing uniforms for the Russian military. We’re speaking about uniforms, underwear and sneakers, the uncooked supplies for that are offered by Russia,” the report says.
As the newspaper notes, then they need to be despatched by rail to Russia by a slender isthmus connecting the nations. This path was “thawed” in early November after an eight-month pause because of the coronavirus pandemic. It’s reported that the manufacturing facility in Moranbong (Pyongyang) fulfills the Russian order for a couple of month.
The assertion of the Russian embassy in the DPRK a number of weeks in the past suggests the veracity of this info. It was about the undeniable fact that the Russian Federation is desirous about shopping for garments and sneakers from North Korea.
UN Decision 2375 of September 2017 prohibits North Korea from any export of textile merchandise. The publication studies that such cooperation is useful for North Korea to obtain overseas forex, particularly after a compelled pause because of the coronavirus pandemic.