KSC5263-5264: Jungphyong Greenhouse Vegetable Farm

New Releases DPRK

(News from 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation) The Korea Stamp Corporation has issued a stamp and a souvenir sheet showing the Village of Jungphyong  and it’s “Greenhouse Vegetable Farm”. According to the KSC “the inaugural ceremony of Jungphyong Greenhouse Vegetable Farm and Tree Nursery was held with splendour on December 3, Juche 108 (2019).”

The text continues: “320 blocks of greenhouses, nursery gardens and houses for hundreds of families were splendidly built in the area covering 200 hectares, thus contributing to the diet of the people by supplying the people with plenty of fresh vegetable all the year round and to the country’s afforestation.”

Stamps

The stamps have a value of 30 won (stamp) and 70 won (stamp in souvenir sheet). The designs are:

KSC5263: Village of Jungphyong Greenhouse Vegetable Farm (30 won)
KSC5264: Hydroponic Greenhouse (70 won)

FDCs

The accompanying FDCs for the series:

FDCs Fp5263-5264

Technical details

1. Stamp
Date of Issue: February 29 Juche 109 (2020)
Stock No.: 5263
Size: 60 x 27 mm
Denomination: 30 won
Designer: Hong Song Il
Printing: Offset
Sheet Composition: 4 x 6
Quantity: 15 000 (Perf.), 1 000 (Imperf.)
2. Souvenir sheet
Stock No.: 5264
Size: 110 x 75 mm, 51 x 27 mm (stamp)
Denomination: 70 won
Designer: Hong Song Il
Printing: Offset
Quantity: 15 000 (Perf.), 1 000 (Imperf.)
3. FDC
Size: 176 x 125 mm
Designer: Hong Song Il
Quantity: 2/600

Stamp leaflet

The new issue stamp leaflet for this issue was also released:

New issue leaflet (front) for KSC5263-5264
New issue leaflet (back) for KSC5263-5264

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