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K-food Gains Popularity in Hong Kong Despite Coronavirus


SEOUL, Oct. 5 (Korea Bizwire)Hong Kong’s craze for Korean food continues to grow despite the coronavirus pandemic.

Korean stores and Korean side-dish vendors are gaining massive popularity despite social distancing measures and work-from-home policies in effect for months.

At Korean food stores, crowds are easily seen as they flock to vendors to buy Korean food and side dishes, particularly on Friday evenings or weekends.


Korean fried chicken is gaining massive popularity among younger people as well.

Customers are seen lining up at Korean restaurants to enjoy Korean fried chicken wearing plastic gloves.

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