Investing in Japan
Regional Information Tokyo
Tokyo, the city that leads businesses to success
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The information below is as of November 2017.
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There are more than 660,000 businesses in Tokyo, which is more than 10% of the total number in the entire country. These businesses employ about 9.6 million people. Furthermore, about 3,000 (half of the total in Japan) companies capitalized at 1 billion yen, and the headquarters of over 75% of foreign companies in Japan are located in Tokyo. The capital city Tokyo is a huge market where domestic and international companies of any types and categories of business gather, and a huge business opportunity can be expected.
|Principal foreign companies in the industry||
|Major education/research institutes of the industry||
Tokyo Metropolitan Industrial Technology Research Institute
|Major industry cluster plans, special zones and industry-government-academia collaboration of the industry||
Tokyo Metropolitan Industrial Technology Reserch Institute