GIEWS Country Brief: Democratic People's Republic of Korea 08-July-2014

Report
from Food and Agriculture Organization
Published on 08 Jul 2014

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

•The 2014 early season crops affected by dry weather

•The 2013 cereal harvest was estimated good

•Larger harvest in 2013 reduces cereal import requirements in the 2013/14 marketing year (November/October)

•Despite the improved harvest, severe food insecurity persists