Open access journal

This journal is a peer reviewed, open access journal by the Korean Society of Ginseng.
From July 1st, 2017, all submitted articles will be published according to below APC rules.

Article Publishing Charge
As an open access journal with no subscription charges, authors or research funders must pay a fee to cover the costs associated with publication. This ensures your article will be immediately and permanently free to access by everyone.
Research articles up to 6 printed pages and reviews up to 10 printed pages will be charged 400 USD. For each additional page beyond these limits, the corresponding author will be charged 300 USD.
Please note that these charges will also apply to invited authors of e.g. special issues, if applicable.

Access Rights
All articles published open access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read, download, copy and distribute.

User Rights
Permitted third party reuse is defined by the following user license:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND):
Allows users to copy and distribute the Article, provided this is not done for commercial purposes and further does not permit distribution of the Article if it is changed or edited in any way, and provided the user gives appropriate credit (with a link to the formal publication through the relevant DOI), provides a link to the license, and that the licensor is not represented as endorsing the use made of the work. The full details of the license are available at

Author Rights
For open access publishing, this journal uses an exclusive licensing agreement. Authors will transfer copyright to Korean Society of Ginseng, but will have the right to share their article in the same way permitted to third parties under the relevant user license, as well as certain scholarly usage rights.

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