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Japan Africa Business Forum Special session
Japanese SME showcase: meet the Japanese excellence

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Friday August 30, 2019 13:00-14:30, PACIFICO Yokohama Exhibition Hall B

With continued growth expected going forward, Africa is no longer a frontier market for Japan’s large corporations alone.
Developing African business has also become a viable option for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to further expand their business.
This special session spotlights Japanese SMEs seeking business opportunities in Africa to introduce their unique products and services. Delegations from African countries are warmly welcomed.

Date:
Friday August 30, 2019 13:00-14:30
Venue:
Seminar room B02 (inside the Exhibition hall B, PACIFICO Yokohama)
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Organized by:
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
Supported by:
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (tbc)
Seating capacity:
300
Language:
English-French-Japanese simultaneous interpretation
Fee:
Free of charge

The official Side Event of the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7)

Program (tentative)

  • 12:30
    Registration starts
  • 13:00
    Opening remarks
  • 13:05
    Presentations by Japanese SMEs
    1. Healthcare

      CHUWA INDUSTRIAL CO.,LTD.
      (medical waste incinerators)

      ZUIKO MEDICAL CORPORATION
      (special wound dressing)

    2. Agribusiness

      Meiwa Co., Ltd. (biomass carbonizers)

      Nissan Steel Industry Co., Ltd.
      (film decomposing ethylene gas for fresh fruits and vegetables)

    3. Infrastructure

      Nitto Construction Inc.
      (concrete testing and surveying)

      SPEC COMPANY LIMITED
      (inorganic soil hardening agent)

    4. Cutting-edge technologies

      DELTA Corporation
      (drones for industrial use)

      WARPSPACE, inc.
      (portable ground station for low orbit satellites) 

  • 14:30
    Adjournment

SMEs ProfilePDFファイル (1.1MB)

Official Sponsors

Platinum

FUJIFILM
KANEKA
marubeni
Mitsubishi UFJ
NEC
Sumitomo
SMBC
Toyotatsusho
YAMAHA

Gold

DENKA
IHI

List of Official Sponsors

Inquiries

Regarding Business Expo
JETRO Market Development and Trade Fair Division
E-mail: ticad7-al@jetro.go.jp
Regarding Business Forum
Japan-Africa Business Forum & EXPO Registration Desk
E-mail: info@japanafricaforum.org