Korea - Changes in inventories

Changes in inventories (current US$)

The latest value for Changes in inventories (current US$) in Korea was $780,465,900 as of 2014. Over the past 54 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $32,654,570,000 in 2011 and ($25,730,460,000) 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 $515,896
1961 $27,229,820
1962 ($20,726,500)
1963 $152,223,600
1964 $76,215,270
1965 $6,424,928
1966 $50,787,110
1967 $20,014,000
1968 $48,022,640
1969 $230,176,200
1970 ($18,353,940)
1971 $252,052,400
1972 $46,323,400
1973 $195,069,300
1974 $946,918,200
1975 $387,190,100
1976 $329,958,700
1977 $84,504,140
1978 $195,041,300
1979 $1,430,372,000
1980 ($259,289,100)
1981 $1,047,237,000
1982 $57,722,820
1983 ($444,730,900)
1984 $1,037,495,000
1985 $1,152,502,000
1986 $767,485,400
1987 $1,294,479,000
1988 $2,859,037,000
1989 $4,040,151,000
1990 $1,131,316,000
1991 $2,601,077,000
1992 $1,324,665,000
1993 ($2,192,184,000)
1994 $2,270,957,000
1995 $1,828,802,000
1996 $7,738,331,000
1997 $1,793,039,000
1998 ($18,483,420,000)
1999 ($2,690,904,000)
2000 $7,441,023,000
2001 $4,722,422,000
2002 $3,374,897,000
2003 $5,204,051,000
2004 $7,016,554,000
2005 $11,694,370,000
2006 $19,833,360,000
2007 $23,190,130,000
2008 $16,401,120,000
2009 ($25,730,460,000)
2010 $16,663,830,000
2011 $32,654,570,000
2012 $17,507,510,000
2013 ($2,090,144,000)
2014 $780,465,900

Changes in inventories (current LCU)

The value for Changes in inventories (current LCU) in Korea was 821,800,000,000 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 36,190,800,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of -32,856,000,000,000 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
1961 3,398,043,000
1962 -2,694,435,000
1963 19,788,990,000
1964 16,298,320,000
1965 1,711,601,000
1966 13,780,570,000
1967 5,414,186,000
1968 13,285,460,000
1969 66,327,580,000
1970 -5,700,000,000
1971 87,500,000,000
1972 18,200,000,000
1973 77,700,000,000
1974 383,000,000,000
1975 187,400,000,000
1976 159,700,000,000
1977 40,900,000,000
1978 94,400,000,000
1979 692,300,000,000
1980 -157,500,000,000
1981 713,200,000,000
1982 42,200,000,000
1983 -345,000,000,000
1984 836,200,000,000
1985 1,002,700,000,000
1986 676,500,000,000
1987 1,064,800,000,000
1988 2,091,300,000,000
1989 2,712,800,000,000
1990 800,700,000,000
1991 1,907,500,000,000
1992 1,034,100,000,000
1993 -1,759,600,000,000
1994 1,824,600,000,000
1995 1,410,500,000,000
1996 6,225,100,000,000
1997 1,705,700,000,000
1998 -25,903,400,000,000
1999 -3,199,000,000,000
2000 8,415,500,000,000
2001 6,096,600,000,000
2002 4,222,300,000,000
2003 6,201,200,000,000
2004 8,036,200,000,000
2005 11,976,400,000,000
2006 18,936,700,000,000
2007 21,549,600,000,000
2008 18,074,800,000,000
2009 -32,856,000,000,000
2010 19,264,400,000,000
2011 36,190,800,000,000
2012 19,721,700,000,000
2013 -2,288,400,000,000
2014 821,800,000,000

Changes in inventories (constant LCU)

The value for Changes in inventories (constant LCU) in Korea was 17,126,900,000,000 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 30,158,200,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of -77,246,900,000,000 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
1961 455,094,000,000
1962 -334,580,000,000
1963 1,944,290,000,000
1964 822,219,000,000
1965 -58,297,030,000
1966 641,735,000,000
1967 56,313,380,000
1968 -45,424,650,000
1969 -2,692,200,000,000
1970 -3,086,080,000,000
1971 -2,252,960,000,000
1972 -3,299,760,000,000
1973 -3,539,120,000,000
1974 -1,134,620,000,000
1975 -4,337,380,000,000
1976 -5,535,230,000,000
1977 -7,834,930,000,000
1978 -11,980,300,000,000
1979 -10,049,200,000,000
1980 -13,270,800,000,000
1981 -11,107,500,000,000
1982 -13,414,100,000,000
1983 -16,948,600,000,000
1984 -16,572,800,000,000
1985 -18,030,100,000,000
1986 -20,894,500,000,000
1987 -24,635,800,000,000
1988 -25,473,600,000,000
1989 -29,002,300,000,000
1990 -42,874,900,000,000
1991 -46,658,500,000,000
1992 -47,258,200,000,000
1993 -56,241,800,000,000
1994 -57,145,000,000,000
1995 -70,471,800,000,000
1996 -71,804,500,000,000
1997 -77,246,900,000,000
1998 -76,774,000,000,000
1999 -58,478,300,000,000
2000 13,195,800,000,000
2001 12,931,900,000,000
2002 11,596,900,000,000
2003 8,412,400,000,000
2004 13,134,700,000,000
2005 13,001,600,000,000
2006 22,843,100,000,000
2007 25,612,300,000,000
2008 26,604,000,000,000
2009 -22,746,200,000,000
2010 19,264,900,000,000
2011 30,158,200,000,000
2012 22,400,300,000,000
2013 9,127,700,000,000
2014 17,126,900,000,000

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts