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Regional Information Hyogo
Hyogo and Kobe—the best portal for business in Japan
Your Regional Guide : Takashi Katsura
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The information below is as of November 2017.
Value-added services and leading edge companies in growth sectors
(Related sectors: Life Science, Environment and energy, advanced technologies-related (aerospace))
In Hyogo, there are healthcare-/pharmaceutical-related companies and R&D centers at various locations including Kobe Medical Industrial City. There is also a number of new energy-related projects designed according to characteristic features of each region. As Kansai Innovation Comprehensive Global Strategic Special Zone and Awaji Environmental Future Island Initiatives were approved as special zones, the prefecture is expected to create many projects that will lead to innovations in advanced healthcare and energy.
|Principal Japanese companies in the industry||
|Principal foreign companies in the industry||
|Major education/research institutes of the industry||
|Major industry cluster plans, special zones and industry-government-academia collaboration of the industry||