Korea is recognized as the country of origin of ginseng. Ginseng has been a product of Korea for over 2,000 years. As a peninsula, Korea is geographically well situated with the most suitable climate and soil for ginseng cultivation. Korea also has world-class ginseng cultivation and processing technology. It is therefore only natural that Korean ginseng should be of the highest quality in the world. Korean ginseng is recognized as the best in the world in terms of quality and efficiency as it contains about 20-30% more saponin than ginseng from other countries.