Investing in Japan
Latest UpdatesGerman connector manufacturer & supplier ODU establishes corporation in Tokyo
Nov 15, 2016
ODU GmbH & Co.KG, a German manufacturer and supplier of high performance connectors for a wide range of fields such as medical equipment, industrial electronics, automobiles and measurement devices, has established ODU Japan KK in Tokyo.
Since the foundation in 1942, ODU has expanded from its German headquarters to include nine operational bases and three manufacturing bases in Europe, America and Asia, employing more than 1,650 people. The company has been exporting its products via distributors. With its entry into Japan, ODU aims to enhance its presence in the strategically important Asia market and further increase business with Japanese firms.
To assist ODU's establishment of a corporation in Japan, the JETRO Invest Japan Business Support Center (IBSC) provided support including free IBSC office space, consultation on labor affairs and information on corporate registration and tax matters.