At six thirty in the evening of August 7, the first direct flight from Seoul, South Korea to Yiwu with 159 passengers arrived in Yiwu Airport. Yiwu – Seoul, South Korea charter flight officially opened. It is reported that the flight uses Boeing 737-900 models, the number of seats up to 189, flied by Korean Airlines and T'way Airlines, which is supposed to fly a round-trip flight on each Tuesday and Friday in August. The specific moments are: on Tuesday, take off in Inchon, South Korea at 15:10, arrive in Yiwu at 17:30, take off in Yiwu at 18:30, arrive in Inchon, South Korea at 20:50; on Friday, take off in Inchon, South Korea at 16:10, arrive in Yiwu at 18:30, take off in Yiwu at 19:30, arrive in Inchon, South Korea at 21:50 (the above are Beijing time).
Yiwu - Seoul, South Korea route is the first time of Yiwu Airport to open foreign flights and introduce foreign airlines, marking that Yiwu Airport becomes the true sense of the international airport.