The market for imported food in Shenzhen has been expanding dramatically.
Expats in Shenzhen are not the only ones who love to purchase foreign food. Chinese people are the main consumers for those foreign supermarkets, foreign grocery stores and foreign foods and restaurants in Shenzhen. With high quality, exotic flavors and package, imported food is attracting more Chinese people in Shenzhen as well. The young generation is becoming the leading consumption force in China, these young Chinese are more westernized, open minded and are more ready to embrace the consumption tide of imported food. Meanwhile, more and more Chinese become rich, these rich people are hunger for western lifestyle and decent food.
Hotels in Shenzhen are also providing more and more imported food. Many foreign restaurants in Shenzhen come to exist as well. You can easily find Thai Cuisine , Korean Cuisine , Japanese Cuisine, Italian Cuisine, Indian Cuisine, French Cuisine, American Cuisine, etc in Shenzhen. Here is a list of foreign restaurants in Shenzhen.
People can find foreign supermarkets in China such as TASTE, TESCO, Carrefour, METRO, Wal-mart, etc. These foreign supermarkets offer both foreigners and Chinese imported fresh vegetables and meat products from countries around the world like the US, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, France, Italy and Southeast Asia. There are also foreign groceries such as Oliver, Focus Store from New Zealand, Jin Gang Yuan from Korea, Japanese Ming Jiang, Store-X Imported Food Mart from Turkey, Charlie Store, Corner’s Deli, etc.