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Regional Information Hiroshima city
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1-6-34 Kokutaiji-machi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-city Hiroshima Prefecture 730-8586
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The information below is as of July 2015.
(Related sectors: Automobile and Transport Equipment, ICT, Electronics)
A number of automotive related companies centred on leading automotive manufacturer Mazda, gained Hiroshima prefecture an international reputation for its advanced technology. The companies have production bases all over the world including in the US, Europe and Asia countries such as China and has extensive experience in international business.
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The “Hiroshima Automotive Industry Promotion Consortium through Coordination between Industry, Academia, and Government” was set up by the Chugoku Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry, Hiroshima Prefecture, Hiroshima-city, Mazda and other related companies. The Consortium works on developing automotive industries, which are the key industries of Hiroshima Prefecture and which contribute to the revitalization of the region.