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Regional Information Nagoya city
Nagoya City, the central city of Greater Nagoya—one of the world’s largest centers for monodzukuri (manufacturing)
Your Regional Guide
Industry & Labor Division, Industry Department, Civic & Economic Affairs Bureau
1-1, Sannomaru 3-chome, Naka-ku, Nagoya, 460-8508
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The information below is as of November 2017.
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(Related sectors: Automobile and Transport Equipment, ICT, Service)
The Nagoya area, centered on Nagoya City, has Japan's greatest concentration of automobile, fine ceramics, aerospace, and other high-tech industries. Many excellent companies that are also top-ranked globally are active in this region, which is therefore home to clusters of small and medium-sized companies with the superior technical capabilities to provide broad-based support for those companies. The main companies in the Nagoya area are automobile (Toyota Motor Corporation), fine ceramics (Noritake Co., Ltd.), aircraft and space related products (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.), and machine tool (MORI SEIKI CO., LTD.) manufacturers.
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Nagoya University and Nagoya Institute of Technology are among the science and engineering universities clustered in the area. There also are institutions such as Nanzan University that accept international students. Nagoya International Schoolis located near the Nagoya Science Park site.
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This area is certified as Asia's Number-One Aerospace Industry Cluster, an international strategic comprehensive special zone. Aero space industries, which are expected to grow in the future, are being accumulated.