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South Koreans Appear to Have Lost Their Taste for Japanese Beer

Beer Illustrations Ahead Of Full-Year Earnings Announcement
Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg

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South Korean imports of beer from Japan plunged 97% in August from a year earlier, a local newspaper reported, amid a popular backlash against Japanese products that has spread as relations between the two countries sour.