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Regional Information Tottori
Tottori, aiming to gather three growing industry areas, automobile, aircraft, and medical equipment
Your Regional Guide : Hiroshi Miyawaki
1-220 Higashimachi, Tottori-city, Tottori Prefecture 680-8570
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The information below is as of November 2017.
Automobile, Aircraft, Medical devices
(Related sectors: Automobile and Transport Equipment, Aircraft, Life Science)
Tottori Prefecture focuses on the areas of automobile, aircraft and medical devices as the three growing areas leading the regional economy in the future. Centering around the electromechanical industry, including electronic components/devices, that has accumulated within the prefecture, the prefecture is strategically attracting companies by utilizing technologies and services developed so far. Tottori can also provide ample numbers of skilled personnel.
|Principal Japanese companies in the industry||
|Major education/research institutes of the industry||
As a project to develop human resources for regional creation, the prefecture trains job seekers in the growing three areas through the development of global all-around workers, and collaboration with polytechnic centers and the Polytechnic University.
|Major industry cluster plans, special zones and industry-government-academia collaboration of the industry||
○Tottori Industrial Promotion Organization launched “Tottori Prefecture Automobile Parts Study Group.” The Organization holds various study sessions including seminars inviting automobile manufacturers, and benchmarking meetings, to support companies within the prefecture.