According to CJ CheilJedang on Monday, sales of Bibigo kimchi in Vietnam posted 15 billion won ($13.2 million) last year, up 25 percent on year.
CJ CheilJedang’s net profit rose more than 300 percent in 2020 as it sold 1 trillion-won worth of Bibigo dumplings.
Lee Sun-ho, the son of CJ Group Chairman Lee Jay-hyun, returned to CJ CheilJedang on Monday, a year after he was caught trying to smuggle drugs.
CJ CheilJedang’s Bibigo sold 1 trillion won ($902 million) of mandu, or dumplings, this year.
CJ CheilJedang reported more than a thousand percent jump in consolidated on-year net profit in the third quarter on improved business.