Our Story

Mission

“To make people’s lives better everyday by providing them with the best, traditionally harvested, most carefully selected Korean Red Ginseng products to support health and well-being. We give our all for the sake of our customers, so they can face any challenges in life.”

THE MOST TRUSTED BRAND OF GINSENG

Renowned worldwide, Korea Ginseng Corporation(KGC), with its subsidiary lines CheongKwanJang and Koreselect, is the number brand of ginseng, with over 120 years of horticultural and scientific expertise.
Vertically-integrated, we specialize in the cultivation, harvest, and preparation of the world’s finest red ginseng, a more efficacious form of ginseng, conducting 293 quality and safety tests in the course of each production cycle. Every year we devote over two hundred researchers and 20 million dollars to the science of ginseng. The KGC brands use the most exceptional ginseng combined with the finest herbs and ingredients to deliver superior products to meet everyone’s needs. Each of our CheongKwanJang products is certified by the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Food and Science to feature only premium ginseng extract, from the roots of plants that have been allowed to mature for the full six years required for optimal results.

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CHEONGKWANJANG’S SECRET TO SUCCESS

We are official. It’s literally within our name (Cheong-Kwan-Jang), which roughly translates to “products rightfully made in government-certified factories.” Not only are we the most-trusted, most reliable source for Korean Ginseng but we are the oldest and most reputable red ginseng manufacturer. Because of this, CheongKwanJang now has a strong presence around the world, running four regional headquarters in the U.S., China, Japan, and Taiwan, in addition to South Korea, and operating branches in over 40 countries. And our presence is not only strong in Asia, but also in Europe and the Middle East regions. CheongKwanJang’s products were the first Korean health food brand to be displayed on the shelves of the esteemed Harrods Department Store in London. And in 2009, CheongKwangJang became the first Korean product to acquire the Saudi Arabian Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certificate, prompting CheongKwanJang as the global leader in the ginseng industry with our world-class quality of Korean Red Ginseng.

As a testament to our success, CheongKwanJang has received numerous accolades for its outstanding professionalism and quality of products and services. We have been ranked first in Korean Red Ginseng processed food category three years in a row by the Korean Industry Customer Satisfaction survey, as well as first in the health food category by the First Brand Awards for eight consecutive years. These awards demonstrate that CheongKwanJang’s Korean Red Ginseng is synonymous with the highest product quality and customer satisfaction.

WHY GO WITH CHEONGKWANJANG?

CheongKwanJang’s history goes way back, and its history and reputation accumulated over the years are true testaments of CheongKwanJang’s dedication to bringing good health to our customers. Originally spun off from the Korea Tobacco and Ginseng Corporation, which was originally established back in 1899, CheonKwanJang has been in the ginseng business for almost 120 years.

CheongKwanJang’s core values set the standard for a truly elite product in the superfood supplement industry. Creating products and maintaining standards around the following core principles has guided CheongKwanJang to be the #1, most trusted and reliable ginseng product in Asia. CheongKwanJang was founded on the groundwork that values better health and wellness while honoring the traditional way of living to achieve overall wellness. Because of this foundation, we strive to not only be the global leader in ginseng, but also leader of the health food business and pioneer of health-oriented service business.

 

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