Gov't Moves to Reduce Salt Consumption

The government will implement measures to reduce people's average sodium intake by 20 percent by 2017, it announced on Wednesday.

According to the Korea Food and Drug Administration, Koreans consumed an average of 4,583 mg of sodium a day in 2012, down 6 percent from 2010.

englishnews@chosun.com / Feb. 06, 2014 10:48 KST