What is Kimchi?

The "Global Kimchi Market Analysis to 2027" is a specialized and in-depth study of the food and beverages industry with a special focus on the global market trend analysis. The report aims to provide an overview of the kimchi with detailed market segmentation by type, and application. The global kimchi market is expected to witness high growth during the forecast period. The report provides key statistics on the market status of the leading kimchi market players and offers key trends and opportunities in the market.

Download Sample Copy


Kimchi is a famous Korean cuisine, which is a type of fermented food. The kimchi is a traditional side dish prepared from fermented and salted vegetables and is most widely prepared from Korean radishes and cabbage within including scallions, chili powder, ginger, garlic, and other tasty flavors. Currently, there are numerous varieties of kimchi available, which are made from various vegetables as the main ingredients. Historically, kimchi was traditionally stored subversive jars to keep cool during warm months and to keep unfrozen throughout the winter months. With the enhancement in technology, kimchi refrigerators are more commonly used to store kimchi.

A crucial factor that is fueling the growth of the kimchi market is the health benefits linked with kimchi. Numerous studies have already reviled the health benefits of kimchi, which helps to regulate cholesterol and enhancing digestion. The daily consumption of kimchi is known to control the levels of cholesterol owing to the presence of garlic, which is rich in selenium. The fermentation involved in the preparation of Kimchi mainly enhances the taste and also generates healthy lactobacillus and bacteria, which is essential by the body to retain the health of intestinal flora. Moreover, kimchi is prepared from cabbage that is already well recognized for its detoxification result, which helps the body to get free of the toxins and wastes.

The global kimchi market is segmented on the basis of types into baechu-kimchi, dongchimi, kkakdugi, pa-kimchi, and oi sobagi. On the basis of application the kimchi market is segmented into household and commercial.