Regional Information Kagoshima

Kagoshima, aiming to gather food-related industries

Your Regional Guide : Kousaku Akatani

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Industry Establishment Division/Commerce,Industry,Labor and Fisheries Depertment /Kagoshima PrefectureExternal site: a new window will open.

10-1 Kamoike Shinmachi, Kagoshima-city, Kagoshima Prefecture 890-8577
Tel: 099-286-2967 Fax: +81-99-286-5578


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The information below is as of November 2017.

Living environment

The level of livability in Kagoshima Prefecture regarding daily living, culture and the living environment is one of the highest in Japan. Also, the prefecture boasts a wealth of world-class local resources including natural heritage, hot springs, rich and a variety of good foods, traditional culture, warm and friendly local people, and abundant human resources.

Health services catering to foreigners

Medical institutions able to handle a variety of languages such as English, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish, etc. are dotted around Kagoshima Prefecture, and it is possible to search for these facilities via the “Kagoshima Medical Information Net” by specifying the required municipality.