From the Source of Wellness.
The tradition of ginseng for wellness and medicine goes back over 1000 years to the 10th-century Goryeo Dynasty. Geumsan county in Korea has maintained that heritage and continues to produce world-renowned ginseng, culminating in GEUMSAM products that meet the ever-changing needs for people today—certified by the Chief of Geumsan County in Korea.
Straight from the source, Geumsam products are:
- All-natural: no artificial additives or preservatives, thanks to the unique, carefully regulated production process.
- Quality: Our meticulous quality control in Korea is certified directly by the chief of Geumsan county, and is certified by G mark, GAP, GMP and HACCP.
- Value: Without any intermediaries, we work directly with the producers, ensuring not only ensuring peerless quality but also at exceptional value.
The first GAP certified ginseng in Korea
GEUMSAM products are approved by certified agencies (safe, reliable foods) is at the frontline among Korean specialities rapidly reaching out into the global market.
GAP (Good Agricultural Practices)
GAP certified ginseng is strictly managed in a series of processes from growing, harvesting to managing steps, so as to avoid contamination from chemicals or heavy metals. The entire processes are also made public, for example, soil or water are subject to tests of 28 items before the crops are grown, and chemical residues are tested several times during the period of cultivation. A harvest of ginseng is sanitarily packed at a GAP facility, bundles of which are individually certification numbered and then forwarded.
GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices)
GMP specifies the standards of products in the course of manufacturing, QC and processing for the purpose of safety and hygiene. GEUMSAM ginseng products strictly follow GMP and are prevented from any possible defects or quality deterioration from microorganism or cross-contamination.
Appraisal Committee for G Mark
The Appraisal Committee screens all of ginseng products made in Geumsan according to the criteria of testing, analysis and facilities and if found to be conformable, they are approved for use by the Chief of Geumsan County for sale in the market.
– A Gift of the Heavens –
About Geumsan County Ginseng
Geumsan is the origin of Goryeo panax ginseng, which has a 1,500 year-history that’s been a cultural mainstay of Korea.
With over 3,000 mountains, crystal clear water flows from the uppermost streams of the Geumgang River down to the fertile soils rich in germanium. The mountainous topography provides the optimal environment for growing ginseng, thus making it possible to grow ginseng of the highest quality.
Geumsan is located 250 meters above sea level in the basin climate zone, where 72 percent of the land is surrounded by mountains. The city is also characterized by its high range of daily temperature difference, which is best suited for growing ginseng. The perfect climate and the land have contributed to establishing Geumsan as the capital of ginseng, and the county continues to help in developing exceptional cultivating technique for ginseng.
Geumsan comprises 14 percent of total Korean ginseng production yet accounts for 80 percent of market share in ginseng industry, and has over 300 ginseng manufacturers within the city. Over 80 percent of all ginseng produced in Korea is distributed originally from Geumsan, Chungnam, thus making ginseng an integral to Geumsan City.
Impressed by warmhearted love, Fascinated by efficacy, The best gift for health _ Geumsan Ginseng Co- Brand, GEUMSAM.
Panax ginseng is a health food for both children and adults, and poses as an unrivaled present for older parents. More studies on ginseng show that ginseng delays aging and improves rejuvenation, thus drawing more attention from the global market. Recently, ginseng used as natural Viagra is highly favored by senior citizens who think it is effective in preventing dementia or improving vitality.
GEUMSAM, Geumsan Ginseng Co-Brand, develops and produces a wide array of ginseng products that are highly recognized at home and abroad, in collaboration with Geumsan International Ginseng Research Center. The products are reliable as it is made of high quality raw materials that subsequently undergo safe and sanitary processes. There are a wide variety of Geumsan ginseng products that are customized. Undeniably, they will be the best gift to extend friendship or love to parents, friends or anyone else.