JETRO provides information on the Japanese market, industries, regulations and relevant legal systems, and other matters through individual consultations with JETRO's dedicated staff and market experts.
JETRO is promoting Digital Invest Japan Business Support Center (Digital IBSC)
We provide online support for foreign and foreign-affiliated companies to advance and expand their business in Japan.
Attractiveness of JETRO's website for investment in Japan
JETRO's website for investment in Japan utilizes animation commentary, chatbots, and other items to provide support for foreign and foreign-affiliated companies to establish a base or develop their business in Japan. You can gather information from your local offices without visiting JETRO.
Online consultation is available from anywhere in the world!
JETRO’s experienced bilingual staff and experts are available online for consultations from foreign and foreign-affiliated companies. We also provide various information and consultation services online. * There are certain conditions for using this service. First, please contact JETRO.
Our Support Services
For establishing and expanding a business base in Japan
JETRO supports your business in Japan by utilizing a wide domestic and foreign network of more than 70 overseas offices and 40 offices in Japan, as well as the Investment Japan Business Support Centers (IBSCs).
Invest Japan Business Support Center (IBSC)
We provide consistent one-stop service for establishing a base or expanding business in Japan.
At JETRO’s IBSCs located in six major cities in Japan (Tokyo, Yokohama, Nagoya, Osaka, Kobe, and Fukuoka), their experienced, dedicated staff and experts provide various types of support free of charge to foreign and foreign-affiliated companies planning to establish a base or expand their business in Japan (partially for a fee). We also offer a free temporary office for up to 50 business days.
We offer information and consultation services online as well.
For inquiries on investing in Japan and regulatory reform requests
- Invest Japan Hotline -
We accept all kinds of inquiries regarding investment and regulatory reform requests in Japan by foreign and foreign-affiliated companies. We coordinate and attend meetings with the government and related ministries and agencies, and follow up from submission of requests for regulatory reform to reporting of results.
For any matters related to COVID-19
- COVID-19 Helpline -
In response to the impact of the novel coronavirus infection, JETRO has established a consultation desk for foreign and foreign-affiliated companies for inquiries on operating business in Japan during the pandemic.
We introduce Japan's open innovation environment, JETRO's efforts to create collaboration and cooperation among companies and others, and successful case examples.
Our Global Network
As a core organization in Japan that promotes FDI, JETRO provides services for the establishment of bases in Japan by foreign companies and the expansion of business by foreign-affiliated companies already established in Japan.
To date, we have supported more than 12,000 foreign companies interested in investing in Japan and have realized more than 1,200 investments. Through more than 70 overseas offices and more than 40 offices in Japan, we support your business and base expansion in Japan.
Companies JETRO has supported
Companies that Successfully
Established Business in Japan
with JETRO's Support
JETRO's Events & Programs
We hold Invest Japan Symposiums, offline and online seminars, and other events in Japan and overseas to provide information on Japan's business environment and attractive markets and industries.
Initiatives for attracting foreign/foreign-affiliated companies to regional Japan
In cooperation with local governments, JETRO works to promote FDI to Japan's local regions by utilizing its broad domestic and overseas network.