JETRO Sydney 2015 Spring Newsletter Released

Oct 06, 2015


JETRO Sydney announces the publication of the Spring 2015 Edition of our Quarterly Newsletter, produced by our Sydney team. 


As always, the Spring 2015 Newsletter is a hyperlinked PDF file, that is equally suitable in soft and hard copy form. This issue is seven pages in total and features an in depth article by Special Guest Ben Sparrow of Shinka Management.


This feature include: 

  • Managing Director's Message: A special message from our MD, Mr Shuichi Hirano, on JETRO’s recent Japan-Victoria Business Forum.
  • Feature Article: Ben Sparrow explains the concept of “lean management” and how Australia companies are beginning to its lessons and methods through exposure to counterparts in Japan.
  • Manuel’s View: ‘Australian & Japanese Economic Intelligence’ Director Manuel Panagiotopoulos’ writes about the agricultural “industrial revolution” in Japan and changes to Intellectual Property laws in the biotechnology sector.
  • New Researh: JETRO Sydney Officer Kevin Gibb looks at the changes being flagged by Japan’s Council for Regulatory Reform across a range of industries.
  • Success Case: Read about how the Sydney office of global communications technology provider Riedel Communications spearheaded a move into the Japanese market.
  • Editor’s Corner: Editor and Business Development Coordinator Daniel O’Toole looks at developments in Australia’s rail industry and how Japanese companies could play a role in future projects.


We hope you enjoy this issue.  Thank you for your continued support of Japan and JETRO’s mission.  


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