|Last Updated:||March 1, 2003|
|Other Name:||강계화학분원; Kanggye Chemistry Institute (강계화학연구소); Kanggye Branch of the Academy of Defense Sciences (국방과학원강계분원)|
|Location:||Kanggye (강계시), Chagang Province (자강도), North Korea|
|Subordinate To:||Either the Institute of Chemistry (화학연구소), the Second Natural Science Academy (제2자연과학원), Ministry of People's Armed Forces (인민무력부), or the Academy of Sciences (과학원), Cabinet (내각)|
Little data are available about the precise work conducted at this facility or about this facility's exact role in the development of chemical weapons.
 Yi Son-ho, Pukhan, November 1998, pp. 38-51, in "North Korea's Technology for the Development of Weapons of Mass Destruction and Its Ability," FBIS Document ID: FTS19981121000245;
 Federation of American Scientists, "Special Weapons Facilities, North Korea," 23 November 1999, http://fas.org;
 Osamu Eya, Kimu Jon Iru Daizukan (Tokyo: Shogakkan, 2000), p. 65;
 "Puk Haekhwahakbangwiguk: Haeksaenghwahakmugi Ch'ongjihwi," Segye Ilbo, 21 May 1997, p. 17, in KINDS, www.kinds.com;
 "Hwahakyŏn'gu Mecca 'Kukkakwahag'wŏn Hamhŭngbunwŏn'," Segye Ilbo, 20 August 1998, p. 22, in KINDS, www.kinds.com.