Regional Information Saitama

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Sonic City Bldg. 10F, 1-7-5 Sakuragi-cho, Omiya Ward, Saitama-city, Saitama Prefecture 330-8669
Tel: +81-48-647-4156 Fax: +81-48-645-3286
sbsc@saitama-j.or.jp

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The information below is as of November 2017.

Advanced precision technology companies (optical, precision components and devices, advanced materials, etc.)

(Related sectors: Electronics)

Attractive features

There is a large concentration of optical lens companies, plants, and research institutes, and Saitama prefecture ranks first in Japan in the total value of optical lens shipped. Substrate technology from fields such as optical technology, precision machining, and advanced materials are employed in a wide variety of industries, including information and communications, semiconductors, and automobiles. There is also a concentration of research-oriented companies in advanced technology.

Principal Japanese companies in the industry
  • Sumita Optical Glass Inc.
  • Sigma Koki Co.,Ltd.
  • Bellnix Co.,Ltd.
Principal foreign companies in the industry
  • Sensata Technologies Japan,Ltd.
  • ADVANTEC CO.,LTD.

Life sciences and biotechnology

(Related sectors: Life Science)

Attractive features

There is a major concentration of research facilities and plants of large pharmaceutical companies, and Saitama prefecture ranks first in Japan in the value of medical and pharmaceutical products shipped. Manufacturers of medical machinery and devices with strong R&D capabilities have contributed to the improvement of medical technology in Japan and throughout the world.

Principal Japanese companies in the industry
  • LIFETECH CO.,LTD
  • Metran Co.,Ltd
  • Institute of Circulation System Technology Corporation
Principal foreign companies in the industry
  • Sanofi Aventis
  • MSD K.K.
  • UCB Japan Co.Ltd
  • Incotech Japan