About the Factsheet
Japan’s insurance market is the world’s third-largest, behind the US and China, comprising 8.62% of the world’s insurance premiums, and Japan’s market for life-insurance comprises nearly 73% of its total insurance market. The EPA covers numerous aspects of the insurance services and allows Europeans to find new opportunities on this market. This factsheet titled "Insurances: Life" takes a close look at Japan's Insurance market and provides comprehensive information on the regulatory landscape. To read the factsheet, please click here.
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The complete text of the EPA, and Annexes can be found on the following website of the European Commission:
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This website and related activities are managed by the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation, a joint venture between the European Commission's Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW) and the Japanese Government's Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry (METI).
Hundreds of web pages with up-to-date information on Japan, more than 400 market reports and recorded webinars available as well as a lot of detailed information on Japanese business culture.