Korea - Changes in inventories

Changes in inventories (current US$)

The latest value for Changes in inventories (current US$) in Korea was ($8,713,043,000.00) as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $32,654,570,000.00 in 2011 and ($25,730,460,000.00) in 2009.

Definition: Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1960 $515,895.80
1961 $27,229,820.00
1962 ($20,726,500.00)
1963 $152,223,600.00
1964 $76,215,270.00
1965 $6,424,928.00
1966 $50,787,110.00
1967 $20,014,000.00
1968 $48,022,640.00
1969 $230,176,200.00
1970 ($18,353,940.00)
1971 $252,052,400.00
1972 $46,323,400.00
1973 $195,069,300.00
1974 $946,918,200.00
1975 $387,190,100.00
1976 $329,958,700.00
1977 $84,504,140.00
1978 $195,041,300.00
1979 $1,430,372,000.00
1980 ($259,289,100.00)
1981 $1,047,237,000.00
1982 $57,722,820.00
1983 ($444,730,900.00)
1984 $1,037,495,000.00
1985 $1,152,502,000.00
1986 $767,485,400.00
1987 $1,294,479,000.00
1988 $2,859,037,000.00
1989 $4,040,151,000.00
1990 $1,131,316,000.00
1991 $2,601,077,000.00
1992 $1,324,665,000.00
1993 ($2,192,184,000.00)
1994 $2,270,957,000.00
1995 $1,828,802,000.00
1996 $7,738,331,000.00
1997 $1,793,039,000.00
1998 ($18,483,420,000.00)
1999 ($2,690,904,000.00)
2000 $7,441,023,000.00
2001 $4,722,422,000.00
2002 $3,374,897,000.00
2003 $5,204,051,000.00
2004 $7,016,554,000.00
2005 $11,694,330,000.00
2006 $19,833,370,000.00
2007 $23,190,070,000.00
2008 $16,401,070,000.00
2009 ($25,730,460,000.00)
2010 $16,663,830,000.00
2011 $32,654,570,000.00
2012 $17,507,510,000.00
2013 ($8,713,043,000.00)

Changes in inventories (current LCU)

The value for Changes in inventories (current LCU) in Korea was -9,539,500,000,000.00 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 36,190,800,000,000.00 in 2011 and a minimum value of -32,856,000,000,000.00 in 2009.

Definition: Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." Data are in current local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1960 32,565,800.00
1961 3,398,043,000.00
1962 -2,694,435,000.00
1963 19,788,990,000.00
1964 16,298,320,000.00
1965 1,711,601,000.00
1966 13,780,570,000.00
1967 5,414,186,000.00
1968 13,285,460,000.00
1969 66,327,580,000.00
1970 -5,700,000,000.00
1971 87,500,000,000.00
1972 18,200,000,000.00
1973 77,700,000,000.00
1974 383,000,000,000.00
1975 187,400,000,000.00
1976 159,700,000,000.00
1977 40,900,000,000.00
1978 94,400,000,000.00
1979 692,300,000,000.00
1980 -157,500,000,000.00
1981 713,200,000,000.00
1982 42,200,000,000.00
1983 -345,000,000,000.00
1984 836,200,000,000.00
1985 1,002,700,000,000.00
1986 676,500,000,000.00
1987 1,064,800,000,000.00
1988 2,091,300,000,000.00
1989 2,712,800,000,000.00
1990 800,700,000,000.00
1991 1,907,500,000,000.00
1992 1,034,100,000,000.00
1993 -1,759,600,000,000.00
1994 1,824,600,000,000.00
1995 1,410,500,000,000.00
1996 6,225,100,000,000.00
1997 1,705,700,000,000.00
1998 -25,903,400,000,000.00
1999 -3,199,000,000,000.00
2000 8,415,500,000,000.00
2001 6,096,600,000,000.00
2002 4,222,300,000,000.00
2003 6,201,200,000,000.00
2004 8,036,200,000,000.00
2005 11,976,400,000,000.00
2006 18,936,700,000,000.00
2007 21,549,600,000,000.00
2008 18,074,800,000,000.00
2009 -32,856,000,000,000.00
2010 19,264,400,000,000.00
2011 36,190,800,000,000.00
2012 19,721,700,000,000.00
2013 -9,539,500,000,000.00

Changes in inventories (constant LCU)

The value for Changes in inventories (constant LCU) in Korea was 2,539,700,000,000.00 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 30,158,200,000,000.00 in 2011 and a minimum value of -77,246,900,000,000.00 in 1997.

Definition: Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." Data are in constant local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1960 -81,045,730,000.00
1961 455,094,000,000.00
1962 -334,580,000,000.00
1963 1,944,290,000,000.00
1964 822,219,000,000.00
1965 -58,297,030,000.00
1966 641,735,000,000.00
1967 56,313,380,000.00
1968 -45,424,650,000.00
1969 -2,692,200,000,000.00
1970 -3,086,080,000,000.00
1971 -2,252,960,000,000.00
1972 -3,299,760,000,000.00
1973 -3,539,120,000,000.00
1974 -1,134,620,000,000.00
1975 -4,337,380,000,000.00
1976 -5,535,230,000,000.00
1977 -7,834,930,000,000.00
1978 -11,980,300,000,000.00
1979 -10,049,200,000,000.00
1980 -13,270,800,000,000.00
1981 -11,107,500,000,000.00
1982 -13,414,100,000,000.00
1983 -16,948,600,000,000.00
1984 -16,572,800,000,000.00
1985 -18,030,100,000,000.00
1986 -20,894,500,000,000.00
1987 -24,635,800,000,000.00
1988 -25,473,600,000,000.00
1989 -29,002,300,000,000.00
1990 -42,874,900,000,000.00
1991 -46,658,500,000,000.00
1992 -47,258,200,000,000.00
1993 -56,241,800,000,000.00
1994 -57,145,000,000,000.00
1995 -70,471,800,000,000.00
1996 -71,804,500,000,000.00
1997 -77,246,900,000,000.00
1998 -76,774,000,000,000.00
1999 -58,478,300,000,000.00
2000 13,195,800,000,000.00
2001 12,931,900,000,000.00
2002 11,596,900,000,000.00
2003 8,412,400,000,000.00
2004 13,134,700,000,000.00
2005 13,001,600,000,000.00
2006 22,843,100,000,000.00
2007 25,612,300,000,000.00
2008 26,604,000,000,000.00
2009 -22,746,200,000,000.00
2010 19,264,900,000,000.00
2011 30,158,200,000,000.00
2012 28,882,600,000,000.00
2013 2,539,700,000,000.00

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts