Investing in Japan
Latest UpdatesSlovenian manufacturer of industrial compressed air and gas purification equipment and parts Omega Air establishes joint company in Yokohama
Jul 05, 2019
Established in Slovenia in 1991, Omega Air manufactures and sells industrial compressed air and gas purification equipment and parts utilizing gas filtration and processing technology. The company's products are utilized in a wide range of industrial fields, including electronics, food and beverages, chemicals, petrochemicals, plastics, pharmaceuticals, medicine and automobiles.
In addition to having factories and distribution centers in Slovenia, it has subsidiaries in Canada, Croatia, Germany, Poland, and Indonesia and delivers products to a large number of countries.
Omega Air established a joint venture in Yokohama in September 2018, its second base in Asia, with the objective of expanding sales channels in the Japanese market.
To assist with the establishment of the company's base in Japan, the JETRO Invest Japan Business Support Center (IBSC) provided consultation (on company registration, visa, legal, tax and labor matters), and market information. The IBSC also referred a local government official and assisted with public relations.