Plant-based food market in South Korea

Statistics report on the plant-based food market in South Korea

Plant-based food market in South Korea

This report contains information and statistics about plant-based foods in South Korea. Beginning with an overview, it dives into the meat as well as dairy substitute markets, before giving insights on the consumers perspective and behavior.

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  • Premium Statistic Global plant-based food market size 2020-2030
  • Premium Forecast Global meat substitutes market revenue 2018-2028
  • Premium Forecast Milk substitute revenue worldwide 2023, by country
  • Premium Statistic Number of vegans South Korea 2008-2021
  • Premium Statistic Share of plant-based eating population South Korea 2021
  • Premium Statistic Vegetarian population distribution South Korea as of December 2021, by type
  • Premium Statistic Certified as vegan product number South Korea 2018-2021

Meat substitutes

  • Premium Statistic Meat substitute market size South Korea 2016-2025
  • Premium Statistic Retail sales value of meat substitutes South Korea 2017-2026*
  • Premium Statistic Frozen meat substitute market size South Korea 2022-2025
  • Premium Statistic Distribution of meat substitutes companies South Korea 2021, by company size
  • Premium Statistic Investments in plant-based meat alternative R&D projects South Korea 2017-2020

Dairy substitutes

  • Premium Statistic Milk alternatives market size South Korea 2016-2026
  • Premium Statistic Milk alternative sales distribution South Korea 2022, by substitute type
  • Premium Statistic Soy milk market size South Korea 2018-H1 2022

Consumer perspective

  • Premium Statistic Awareness about different levels of vegetarianism South Korea 2022
  • Premium Statistic Awareness about veganism South Korea 2021
  • Premium Statistic Motives for starting a plant-based diet South Korea 2021
  • Premium Statistic Reasons for interest in veganism South Korea 2021

Consumer behavior

  • Premium Statistic Categories of vegan products purchased South Korea 2022
  • Premium Statistic Plant-based alternatives consumers have tried in South Korea 2024
  • Premium Statistic Frequency of consuming plant-based alternatives South Korea 2024
  • Premium Statistic Spending on vegan food products per purchase South Korea 2021
  • Premium Statistic Major reasons for not purchasing vegan products South Korea 2022

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