3 Misunderstandings About Split Cinnamon In Bulk You May Not Know


Split cinnamon in bulk commerce is a profitable industry that attracts the most ambitious spice traders. This article will provide you with an overview of split cinnamon in bulk business, wholesale cinnamon prices, and misconceptions about split cinnamon.

Overview of buying cinnamon in bulk

Split Cassia is produced by splitting cigarette cassia type C with a width of about 3cm, then drying, handling impurities, and packing into cartons in accordance with export criteria. Split cassia is quite popular in markets such as India, Bangladesh, and so on.
Purchasing split cinnamon in bulk entails purchasing a large quantity of cinnamon at once in order to save money.

Which countries produce split cinnamon in bulk the most?

Cinnamon trees thrive in tropical South Asian regions with warm weather and plenty of precipitation. Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Indonesia, and China are the countries having the most split cinnamon in bulk in the world. With 61 thousand tons of exported cinnamon worth around $254 million US, China is now the world’s largest split cinnamon in bulk provider, followed by Vietnam and Indonesia.


China is one of the biggest Cassia split cinnamon distributors. The flavor of cassia split cinnamon in bulk is spicy and slightly bitter. Chinese split cinnamon, on the other hand, is not recognized for its quality, oil content, or flavor. Its cinnamon has a strong and unpleasant odor, so it is not widely used in many countries and is mostly used in Chinese medicine. Cinnamon trees can be found in Guanxi, Yunnan, Guangdong, and Fujian. Bangladesh, Vietnam, Pakistan, the United Arab Emirates, and Saudi Arabia are China’s top bulk customers for split cinnamon.


Vietnam is well-known for its production of Saigon split cinnamon, one of three types of Cassia cinnamon. Split cinnamon in bulk is the most popular type of cinnamon in the market of Vietnamese cinnamon because it has the richest flavor and the highest essential oil concentration.


K-Agriculture- one of the best split cinnamon in bulk suppliers in Vietnam


Indonesia is well-known for producing large quantities of Korintje split cinnamon in bulk , which is affordable to cultivate and import. Korintje essential oil is the second most concentrated, with a smoother finish and less bite than Saigon and Cassia. The majority of split cinnamon in bulk in Indonesia comes from the Kerinci district on Sumatra, which is noted for its unequaled quality due to a variety of qualities, including its high oil percentage. Indonesia has mostly supplied bulk split cinnamon to markets such as the United States, the Netherlands, Vietnam, Brazil, and others.

A comparison chart of cinnamon between countries

Vietnam, Indonesia, and China are the top three suppliers of split cinnamon in bulk. We created the graphic below to compare the cinnamon in the three countries.


A comparison chart of cinnamon between countries


If you are on a tight budget, consider getting split cinnamon in bulk from China or Indonesia.
The Vietnamese split cinnamon in bulk is a wonderful alternative if you want to get high-quality cinnamon at a reasonable price.

Is the price of split cinnamon in bulk expensive?

Because cinnamon trees may be harvested at any time of year, the price of split cinnamon in bulk is quite steady. In truth, the price of split cinnamon in bulk can vary, but not significantly. For your convenience, these are the wholesale pricing of Vietnamese cinnamon offered by K-Agriculture factory:


The price of split cinnamon in bulk

Some of the elements that influence the price of split cinnamon in bulk include:
Cinnamaldehyde: It is regarded as one of the most important ingredients in high-quality cinnamon because it is responsible for cinnamon’s spicy and aromatic aroma. Of the four major cinnamon exporters, Chinese and Vietnamese split cinnamon in bulk have the highest amounts. Chinese split cinnamon in bulk, on the other hand, is often bitter, of inferior quality, and costs less than Vietnamese cinnamon.
Oil essential content: The oil essential concentration of Indonesian split cinnamon in bulk is low (only 0.215%), although the ideal content for a fine cinnamon stick should be over 4% to make it more aromatic, spicy, and sweeter. On the other hand, Vietnamese cinnamon contains up to 6% essential oil, which is twice as much as Cassia cinnamon produced in China and Indonesia. As a result, split cinnamon from Vietnam is more expensive in bulk than split cinnamon from China and Indonesia.

3 Misconceptions about split cinnamon in bulk

In this part, we’ll show you what most people assume about split cinnamon in bulk and why they’re wrong!

Thinner cinnamon bark is of higher quality

In reality, the answer is no. Some individuals believe that bulk thinner divided cinnamon is tastier and more premium. But that is not the case.
Young cinnamon trees with reduced oil content are frequently used to harvest thin cinnamon barks. Cinnamon barks with minimal oil content cannot be nice and tasty, nor can they be inexpensive. The bark on premium quality split cinnamon in bulk must be thicker than 2mm. Thicker barks contain more oil, which means the flavor is better.

Bright yellow color is better

Many individuals believe that split cinnamon in bulk with a brighter yellow color is superior. To be honest, cinnamon’s natural hue is dark yellow and brown. So, how did we end up with brilliant yellow cinnamon?


3 Misconceptions about split cinnamon in bulk

The truth is that certain suppliers burn cinnamon with sulfur, resulting in a vivid yellow tint. However, sulfur includes a high level of poisons that are extremely hazardous to one’s health. As a result, be cautious when purchasing cinnamon!

Cinnamon price differs based on thickness and color

Indeed, the price of split cinnamon in bulk varies according to its thickness (for split and tube cinnamon) and oil content (for split and broken cinnamon).

K-Agriculture Factory – one of the best exporters of split cinnamon in bulk

K-Agriculture promises to provide you with high-quality split cinnamon in bulk, with no mixing with Chinese cinnamon or forest cinnamon. We do not offer low pricing in order to entice clients. Our price corresponds to the highest quality for you.


K-Agriculture Factory – one of the best exporters of split cinnamon in bulk

K-Agriculture is well-known for its large split cinnamon export volume and good cinnamon quality. K-Agriculture is delighted to be one of the greatest agricultural enterprises in Vietnam, producing the highest quality split cinnamon in bulk. Being a giant in trading cinnamon products internationally in Vietnam – the biggest broken cinnamon, split cinnamon and cinnamon stick exporter since 1996, K-agriculture is proud to bring buyers broken cinnamon with uniform quality standards and affordable prices. Our cinnamon comes from the biggest growth area in Yen Bai, Quang Ninh.


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    She has 13 years experience in connecting B2B customers around the world and provide best-quality agricultural products from Vietnam to them. She would love to share her knowledge about agricultural products through the blogs. You can contact her on Whatsapp via number: +84 84 4444 867 to get the free consultancy

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