The Peoples Republic of China Stamp Market has been one of the most active areas of philately for the past several years. The increased prosperity of the people of China and given rise to a large new group of collectors and they want the stamps of their country. And they should, as they have produced some very attractive stamps over the years of the PRC governance.
The Republic of China, on the island of Taiwan (formerly known as "Formosa") has issued stamps since 1950 after the Communist Forces occupied the Chinese Mainland and formed the PRC. An important element in the Republic of China's continued independence and maintenance of an identify as an independent and prosperous member of the international community has been its stamp production.
The Koreas are a divided country with the Peoples Democratic Republic to the north and South Korea to the south. The first stamps of Korea were issued in 1884. After Korea was annexed by Japan in 1910, the Japanese government took over postal services and brought Japanese stamps for use in Korea. Korean stamps began again with liberation from Japan in 1946. With the separation of Korea into North and South, each maintain their postal services to this day.
Hong Kong produced a terrific legacy of philately with stamps of the British Crown Colony beginning with the popular Queen Victoria issues of 1862 through 1898. The Reign of King Edward VII followed with issues from 1903 through the issue of 1931-37. What followed is the modern era continuing still today.
Hong Kong #938-39, #939a FDC Two HongKong Post First Day Covers for the Dragon Boat Race of 2001.... more info
Scott Great Britain Offices Abroad Scott Specialty Series Album Pages: British Orient 1882-1993 (115... more info
Scott Specialized Album - Sri Lanka covering 1857 through 2018 with 2 3-Ring Binders, flysheets and la... more info
Complete Coverage for the issues of China PRC This complete album package includes: SCOTT Peoples Rep... more info
Republic of China featuring Scott Specialty Illustrated Pages This comprehensive album includes pages ... more info
Scott Specialized Album - Korea covering 1884-2018 in 319 Scott Specialty Series album pages. Also in... more info
Scott Specialized Album - Malaysia 1867-2018 with 2 3-Ring Binders, flysheets and labels Matching Slip... more info
Scott Specialized Album - Nepal covering 1881-2018 in 111 Scott Specialty Series album pages. The set ... more info
" Scott Specialized Album - Singapore This complete Singapore Album covering 1948-2018 in Scott Special... more info
Scott International Album Pages 1949-1972 The Embargo Years An embargo kept stamps of the Peoples Repu... more info
Japan TB Charity Seals group of 6 panes dating from 1952 to the stamps of 1957-58... more info