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UPDATE 1-China imports no iron ore, lead, coal from North Korea in October

(Adding table) BEIJING, Nov 24 (Reuters) - China imported no iron ore, lead or coal from North Korea in October as sanctions against the isolated nation came into force, while the world's second-largest economy didn't export any diesel, gasoline or corn, data showed on Friday. The data represents the first whole month since the latest U.N. penalties came into force on Sept. 5, banning Pyongyang from selling coal, iron ore, lead, lead ore and seafood abroad.

It was the first time since July 2015 that China has not sold any gasoline to its northern neighbour and it was the first time since August 2016 that it sold no diesel, data from China's General Administration of Customs showed.

China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) suspended

sales of both fuels in June. The breakdown of trade by product comes after data on Thursday showed China's total trade with North Korea fell to its lowest since February as imports sank to their weakest in years.

The table below gives a breakdown of imports and exports of major commodities between the two nations:

Imports Oct-17 yr-on-yr % Jan-Oct % change

change

Coal 0 - 4,826,17 -74

7

Iron ore 0 - 1,656,55 15.7

2

Lead ore & 0 - 92,822 12.81

concentrates

Molybdenum 80 - 955 25.5

ores & concs

Zinc ores & 0 - 2,415 -97.7

concentrates

Exports Oct-17 % change Jan-Oct % change Soyoil 9,535 24.4 78,366 37.2 Ethanol 3,509 114.5 30,148 229.02 Gasoline 0 - 46,159 -44.2 Diesel 0 - 11,032 -63.9 Jet fuel 14 -52.91 1,270 45.6 Other fuel 0 - 22,012 -71.85

oil

Fuel No. 5-7 0 - 4,886 -16.8 LPG 55 3.9 879 54.8 Refined lead 0 - 149 7,255 synthetic 16 -83.48 440 3

rubber

Corn 0 - 50,018 3,290 Rice 1,058 -82.9 33,681 -7 Sugar 9,028 902,740 53,753 4,249 Cotton 50 - 1,366 -24.1 Soymeal 2,223 65.3 21,797 163

In tonnes except for ethanol in cubic metres % change is year-on-year

(Reporting by Josephine Mason; editing by Richard Pullin)