Main City: Nagoya
Population: 7,484,000 people, ranking 4/47 prefectures (2015) 
Area: 5,153 km2 
Article written by Nathalie Cavasin, NC Consulting, Tokyo, Japan – September 2013Japan is...
Although the Chubu area only comprises about 10% of the national area in geographical terms, it accounts for 20% of the nationwide share in shipments of manufactured goods and is a catalyst driving Japanese economy with its manufacturing base.