Investing in Japan
Latest UpdatesA marine navigation system developer and supplier NAVTOR AS incorporates in Yokohama city, Kanagawa prefecture
Jan 26, 2016
NAVTOR AS is a Norway based company developing and supplying official nautical charts, publications and related navigational software and equipment. It has been expanding beyond borders setting up bases in Russia, Singapore and Sweden.
The company eyeing Asia as an important market and established the second base in Asia by setting up a corporation NAVTOR Japan K.K. in Yokohama city, Kanagawa prefecture in August 2015. The new base is a part of its effort to strengthen its sales activities to Japanese maritime related companies.
JETRO Invest Japan Business Support Center (IBSC) offered support to the company including provision of temporary office, consultation on registration, tax matters, and labor management, and introduction to service providers (administrative scriveners, tax accountant/ accountant, real estate agency).