|National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan
The visit is made at the invitation of Speaker of the RoK’s NA Moon Hee-sang.
Vietnam and the RoK established diplomatic ties on December 22, 1992. They set up their comprehensive strategic partnership in August 2001, and upgraded the relations to a strategic cooperative partnership in October 2009.
Vietnam and the RoK are enjoying a fruitful strategic cooperative partnership and both sides are sparing no effort to realize the set target of US$100 billion in bilateral trade by 2020.
The RoK is now the second-largest trade partner of Vietnam, with two-way trade exceeding US$60 billion in 2017.