Last month the nation's exports of information, communications and technology products jumped 10.9 percent on-year in terms of volume.
According to the Ministry of Science and ICT as well as the trade ministry Korea shipped 17.2 billion U.S. dollars worth of these goods, with semiconductors making up more than half of the total.
Exports of semiconductors soared by 36.6 percent on-year to 9.8 billion dollars.
Shipments of computer equipment also increased neary 24 percent to roughly 900 million dollars.
By region, exports to China rose the most -- by 25-and-a-half percent to a total of 9.4 billion dollars.
Shipments to Vietnam rose by 12.3 percent, and those to the United States by 7.7 percent.