Japan is the world’s third largest economy, making it an attractive import/export market for companies around the globe. Japan occupies a leading position in many sectors and as a result there are significant opportunities for EU companies engaged in these areas.
The entrance into force of the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement in 2019 made it easier for EU companies to export to and from Japan.
What to know before starting trade exchanges with Japan?Even if you already export to some FTA-countries, you will need specific information if you intend to have trade with Japan as the EU-Japan EPA
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).
No less than 300 web pages with up-to-date information on Japan, more than 170 reports available as well as a lot of detailed information on the Japanese business culture.