Investing in Japan
Latest UpdatesA website for foreign businesses: Local governments assist companies setting up in Japan
Sep 18, 2015
The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications has set up a website, the Regional Economy Global Revolution and Creation Portal Site, jointly with local municipalities to attract enterprises to their regions. The site contains information useful for foreign companies considering setting up a company in Japan.
You can access information on measures by local municipalities to attract businesses into their regions at the section “Find Information on Business Environment of the Municipality.” Information on industrial parks and the like can be found at either “Find Information on industrial sites” or “Find Site of Former Plant, Idle Plant and Facility” (Japanese website only).
For more information, please refer to the following
The Regional Economy Global Revolution and Creation Portal Site (Japanese only).
<JETRO Regional Information Website>
The JETRO Regional Information website offers business information on various municipalities and regions (e.g. target industries of local municipalities, major foreign-affiliated companies and research and development facilities) which have already located in each area. It also offers information on incentives and assistance for foreign and foreign-affiliated businesses by local municipalities. You can easily search information in line with your interest and make comparisons on the site.
We hope for you to take full advantage of this resource as well.