North Korea Bank Swift Code and BIC Code
|1||BANK OF EAST LAND, PYONGYANG||PYONGYANG||BOELKPP1|
|2||BRILLIANCE BANKING CORPORATION||PYONGYANG||BRBKKPP1|
|3||DAEDONG CREDIT BANK||PYONGYANG||DCBKKPP1|
|4||FOREIGN TRADE BANK OF THE D.P.R||PYONGYANG||FTBDKPP1|
|5||FOREIGN TRADE BANK OF THE D.P.R||PYONGYANG||FTBDKPP1|
|6||GOLDEN TRIANGLE BANK||NAMSAN||KGTBKPP1|
|7||KOREA DAESONG BANK||PYONGYANG||KDBKKPP1|
|8||KOREA KWANGSON BANKING CORP.||PYONGYANG||KKBCKPP1|
|9||KORYO COMMERCIAL BANK LTD.||PYONGYANG||KCBKKPP1|
|10||KORYO CREDIT DEVELOPMENT BANK||PYONGYANG||KGCBKPP1|
|12||NORTH EAST ASIA BANK||PYONGYANG||NEABKPP1|
What is North Korea SWIFT Code?
SWIFT code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC) and serves as a unique identifier for a bank or financial institution.
These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. On top of that, the code is used to transmit messages between financial institutions and banks in the North Korea.
The SWIFT code can be either 8 or 11 characters long and 8 digits code refers to the primary office. The format of SWIFT Code is as follows;
AAAA KP CC DDD
- The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
- The next 2 characters ("KP") specify the country. It use the format of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
- The next 2 characters ("CC") specify the location. Letters and digits are allowed. Passive participant will have "1" in the second character
- The last 3 characters ("DDD") specify the branch. This is an optional. A 'XXX' refer to primary office. Letters and digits are allowed.
North Korea, officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia constituting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. The country is bordered to the north by China and by Russia along the Amnok and Tumen rivers, and to the south by South Korea, with the heavily fortified Korean Demilitarized Zone separating the two. North Korea, like its southern counterpart, claims to be the legitimate government of the entire peninsula and adjacent islands. Pyongyang is the country's capital and largest city.