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Cai Yufang, 21, is a big fan of South Korean television dramas like “Shopping King Louie,” a show about a profligate chaebol heir who loses his memory and learns the value of love and labor from a sweet, simple country girl.

The Shanghai student is one of millions of young Chinese consumers with a huge appetite for South Korean pop culture whose regular viewing habits have been disrupted by growing political tensions between the countries.

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