Calling South Korea from the United States explained:
- 011 - US exit code; have to be dialed first for all international calls made from the US/Canada number plan
- 82 - international country code for South Korea
- US to South Korea international dialing format : 011 + 82 + area code + individual phone number
Neighbors of country:
Information about country:
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, often referred to as Korea, is a country in East Asia, located in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula. South Korea borders North Korea to the north and closely neighbors China to the west and Japan to the east. The characters which make up Korea's name mean "morning-calm", which is why Korea is sometimes identified as the "Land of the Morning Calm".
South Korea have well developed telecommunication industry. Regarding the Korean mobile phone industry's overseas experiences, SK Telecom has helped to deploy the first mobile phone service companies in Mongolia, Uzbekistan, Cambodia, etc. In China, it helped China Unicom's CDMA implementation, both technically and financially.