About Biotechnology

Japan has one of the most developed biotechnology sectors in the world, as evidenced by the high number of patents filed. The number of bio venture start-ups peaked in 2013 and  several foreign firms are now trying to enter the market. Moreover, the government is supporting the sector’s development and has passed several laws to assist it; it is being viewed as a national strategy.

JBA, 2015 Activity Report

Table of Contents

  • Overview
  • Main Players
  • Agriculture and Food Market
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Market
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Bioenergy, Fuel & Refinery
  • Bioplastics
  • Expert Report
  • Annual Report
  • Further Reading
  • Relevant Organisations and Trade Fairs