World Institute of Kimchi
- January 1, 2010
- Gimchiro86, Namgu, Gwangju Metropolitan city, Republic of Korea
- Mission and Function
- A government-funded research institute established to perform research and development related to kimchi, to lead national technological innovation, nature and develop the kimchi industry that will boost the national growth.
- Legal grounds
- Article 8 of laws on Establishment, Operation, and Development of Government-Funded Organizations in Science and Technology Fields Article 13 of kimchi industry Promotion Act Article 31.2 of Articles of incorporation of korea food Research institute