The outlook of the Japanese construction sectors is brighter than it has been for years. The Japanese Government has pledged to stimulate the domestic economy through numerous public works projects, particularly in the Tohoku region, which was heavily damaged by the 2011 tsunami and earthquake. However, access for foreign construction companies has never been particularly easy, and this remains a difficult market for foreigners to penetrate. Find out more about Japan's construction and home design / furniture sectors below.

About Construction

 Latest update: March 2022 


Since the 1990s and the end of Japan’s bubble economy, Tokyo’s architectural trends followed the new “low-growth” economic paradigm, drifting away from postmodernism towards a different perception of modernity.

Eco Construction

 Latest update: April 2022 

Interior Design & Furniture

 Latest update: May 2022 

In Japan, good design goes beyond beauty and is a driving force behind society’s development. Good designs have to be of great quality, purpose and be seen as such by consumers.

Stones & Tiles

 Latest update: May 2022