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 Announcements
Invitation for applicaions for subsidy for projects to stimulate direct investment in Japan
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Invest Japan website: Updated information on the “Section1: Incorporating Your Business, Reference3, Consultation on opening corporate accounts Opening a Corporate Bank Account in Japan ” in "Setting Up Business ."
- JETRO Announcements
"Survey on Business Operations of Foreign-affiliated Companies in Japan" Summary of Survey Results
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
Support 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 50 offices in Japan, as well as the Invest 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.
The Japan Innovation Bridge (J-Bridge) is a business platform that aims to create opportunities for Japanese corporates and overseas companies (including startups) to meet and connect toward substantive alliance formation. J-Bridge will promote collaboration focusing on businesses in Southeast Asia and India, Israel, Australia, U.S., and Europe, engaging in the six priority fields, including digital and green industries.
With J-Bridge, JETRO will hold various online open innovation events to provide networking opportunities and further offering to attend them. Also, we will support to deliver your company’s business profiles and collaboration needs to prospective Japanese corporates towards tangible business alliance formation.
JETRO's Effort for Promoting Investment in Japan
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 22,000 investment projects and led more than 2,200 projects to successfully enter or expand business in Japan.
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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.