Why Japan to South Korea card "neck"?Behind the economic card is indeed political accounts Recently, Japan and South Korea trade frictions continue to simmer.The Japanese government announced July 1, from 4 to tighten control of the three Korean semiconductor industry raw materials, and South Korea excluded from trade "white list".12, both the government representatives were the first direct negotiations, but eventually broke up.So far, South Korea trying through diplomatic channels, the WTO and other means of recourse, to deal with this "unprecedented emergency".But analysts say Japan announced before the Senate election results, may not make any concessions to South Korea, bilateral relations will be deadlocked.Bilateral relations go now, not only because of many reasons economic and trade issues, history, politics, military, creating a situation today.Data for: South Korean President Moon Jae-in.[South Korean opposition atmosphere consultation to find the United States "to reason"] July 12, the two sides Japan and South Korea on economic and trade friction was the first direct contact in Tokyo.According to Korean media reports, the consultations carried out in an atmosphere of confrontation, the two sides solemnly, not even shake hands.Meeting did not bear fruit.It reported that the Japanese government 11 announced that they suddenly just send two senior officials to attend the section chief, intends to reduce its size and reduce the level of dialogue.12, representatives of the two sides held working-level government dialogue, not progress.13, on whether the two sides will even South Korea has asked Japan to withdraw export controls, uncompromising.In addition to consultations with Japan, South Korea and the United States is also trying to find a "mediate", WTO "judge", but seems to have little effect.Professor Zhou Yongsheng Foreign Affairs College Institute of International Relations told BEIJING reporter pointed out, WTO mechanisms complex and lengthy litigation, mediation American attitude is not positive, Japan and South Korea the current impasse can be broken, the initiative is still in the hands of Japan.Data for: South Korean President Moon Jae-in with US President Trump.[Japan South Korea grabbed why "Gate of Life"?] Why the Japanese side through control three kinds of raw materials, grabbed South Koreas "Vital"?Analysts said the Korean economy dependent on foreign production materials, re-exported by the companies after the output of intermediate goods or finished.In terms of technology or components, South Korea has a relatively deep dependency on Japan for a long time, including Samsung and other Korean companies have a lot of economic cooperation with Japan, such as the key chips imported from Japan.The semiconductor material is controlled by the Japanese, it includes fluorine polyimide, resist, and high purity hydrogen fluoride, it is an important raw material chips and other industry.According to the Korea International Trade Association, more than 90% fluorine Korean polyimide, resist and more than 40% of the high purity hydrogen fluoride, are imported from Japan.[ROK relations in the historical differences in the grind] Over the years, the relationship between Japan and South Korea have been stumbling in the history of the differences in labor compensation case, compensation for "comfort women" victims always unsolved.In addition to the history of both conflicts it is difficult to clarify the issues, and then because of "radar illumination incident", extended to distrust the military.Data for: Local Time July 27, 2017, a memorial service was held in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan Sagamiko Exchange Center, Korea and other countries in memory of the victims of World War II labor.March, Wang Jianshe - workers compensation case October 30 2020, Supreme Court of South Korea supports the four World War II by the Japanese forced recruitment of Korean workers the right to claim, judgment arising from either Japanese companies NSSC to each company The plaintiff compensation 100 million won.This Courts decision to play more than a decade of litigation a stop, also making it the first since the Korean war victims in favor of the plaintiff final claims in Japan.November 29 the same year, Supreme Court of South Korea ruled again and sentenced to Japanese companies Mitsubishi Heavy Industries expropriation compensation for World War II forced labor more than South Korea.But Japan believes that, based on "the right to request Japan and South Korea Agreement" signed in 2065 when the two countries restored diplomatic relations between Japan and South Korea, the Korean workers the right to request has been resolved, the South Korean people can no longer claim for Japan.Data for: Local Time August 14, 2020, trip to Germany and Japan and South Korea civic groups held rallies in Berlin, asked the Japanese government to "comfort women" system of victims of atrocities formal apology and compensation.China news agency reporters Peng Tai and Wei She - "comfort women" issue of compensation of victims in July 2020, the South Korean government to complete the "Foundation for reconciliation and healing," the write-off procedures.Japanese Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Yasutoshi Nishimura said the South Korean move a serious breach of "comfort women Japan and South Korea Agreement".According to "comfort women Japan and South Korea Agreement" the agreement, Japan and South Korea the direction of government-led "reconciliation and healing Foundation" invested 1 billion yen, to provide "comfort women" victims.After Moon Jae-in as President of the Republic of Korea, South Korea repeatedly expressed dissatisfaction with the agreement, he said the agreement was not accepted by most South Korean people can not really solve the "comfort women" issue.Data for: South Korea hold joint military exercises in the waters surrounding Korea-Japan defense disputed islands.- "radar illumination incident" 2020 December 20, South Korean destroyer in the high seas within 200 kilometers from the north-east of Dokdo, search and rescue boats in distress Korea, the Japanese side said the fire control radar is used when the ship opened the battle "multiple lock" the Japanese maritime Self Defense Force a patrol aircraft.Intended to be used for fire control radar illumination of the ROK, Japan and South Korea the two sides argued for their own.Since then, both sides have publicly accused each video, "war of words" escalating."Radar illumination events" continue to simmer, also affected the bilateral exchanges in the field of defense.In January 2020, South Korea said the plan to postpone the scheduled visit to Japan Maizuru Port in February.Japans defense ministry said, reconsidering whether to cancel "Izumo" No Japanese warships and other vessels, port of Busan spring stop plan.Data Figure: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.China news agency reporter Wang Junshe [political] behind the economic card accounts now, Japan and South Korea renewed trade friction, the next step if the relationship will fall into a more difficult situation, and even fell to the freezing point, citing fears.Professor of the Institute of International Studies at Tsinghua University, said Liu Jiangyong resolve this, now, is the Abe government on scientific and technological advantages relative to Japan, South Korea become a card especially Moon Jae-in government, exerting pressure."Playing the Korean economy, in fact, want to hurt the government body in Moon Jae-in."Professor Zhou Yongsheng Foreign Affairs College Institute of International Relations, said that at present it seems, the relationship between Japan and South Korea temporarily no solution.Abe election by the Senate on the occasion, introduced the policy to suppress Korea, indicating that the Japanese governments attitude is tough, so as to attract the attention of voters, seek support.Japans Senate election campaign officially start on July 4, a total of 370 candidates nominated by grabbing 124 seats.Abe said earlier that the goal is to get the LDP and coalition partner New Komeito, obtaining 53 seats in the Senate election, the non-election seats plus 70 seats, the ruling coalition parties will be able to more than half of the total seats.Liu Jiangyong analysis said that if Abe and his coalition parties failed to win the two-thirds of the seats in parliament, or its domestic and foreign policy will make the appropriate adjustments, may consider easing tension on the periphery.But he also said that in Japan before the Senate election results announced, Japan will not make any concessions to South Korea, bilateral relations will be stalled for some time.According to previous analysis, since Abe took office, he has been trying to promote revise Japans pacifist post-war constitution.The constitutional amendment bill to pass, it must get the support of two-thirds of Congress.The reason to promote the "constitutional amendment", and also trying to get rid of the history of Japan Abe government "infamy", seeking to become a "normal country" are closely related, and historical issues relating to the Japanese invasion, it is Hanguo Wen Yin firmly lies in the governments position.Japan forced to play the "history card", "political card", will only push the farther Korea.Data Figure: Seoul, South Korea hold high public photo comfort women, protest rally in front of the Japanese Embassy.[South Korea "friction" Event List]?2020 October 29 South Korean court sentenced the Japanese Sumikin company, compensation for World War II forced recruitment of four injured workers in Korea 100 million won per person.?2020 November 29 Supreme Court of South Korea made a final ruling, sentenced to Japanese companies Mitsubishi Heavy Industries expropriation compensation for World War II forced labor more than South Korea.?2020 December 20 South Korean destroyer at 200 km northeast of Dokdo in Korean seas within search and rescue boats, the Japanese side said that the ship opened fire control radar used in the fighting, "repeatedly locked" Japans Maritime Self Guard a patrol aircraft.Intended to be used for fire control radar illumination of the ROK, the two sides blame each other, "war of words" escalating.?1 July 2020 the Japanese government announced that from the 4th month, the three semiconductor industry raw materials exported to South Korea to strengthen control and Korea excluded from trade "white list".?2020 July 3 for Japan and South Korea to resolve the comfort women issue and jointly set up "foundations of reconciliation and healing," South Korean female family department responsible for managing the work of the Foundation notice to complete the cancellation procedures.Japan had already expressed dissatisfaction.?2020 July 12 Japan and South Korea to hold government-level consultations in Tokyo on matters of trade friction between the two countries.The two sides broke up.