'About Japan' webinar series 183: Japan's Clothing and Textile Market

Is the Japanese apparel and textile market worth the effort for EU companies? Especially...

10:30 - 11:30
'About Japan' webinar series 200: Japan's Home Fashion & Furniture Market

Is there a large home fashion and decoration market in Japan and is it worth the effort...

10:30 - 11:30
About Textiles

 Latest update: February 2023 

Japan has a long history of textile production, and is one of the largest producers of technical textiles.

Case Study: Italtex: A Romanian SME

ITALTEX - from ROItaltex is a Romanian manufacturer of accessories for the fashion...

Cosmetics & Perfumes

Japan is the third largest market in the world for cosmetics and personal care products. Even though the global pandemic resulted in a significant drop in consumer traffic and inbound tourism, the domestic market continues to grow.

Fashion & Clothing

 Latest update: June 2022 

Japan remains the world’s third-largest fashion apparel importer after the EU and the US. As one of the leading fashion markets in the world, Japan is also a trendsetter for other countries in Asia.


Japan is the second largest jewellery market in the world, despite this fact the industry has remained flat over the past few years, and in the long term it is shrinking. This can be attributed to the decline in inbound demand from foreign visitors to Japan as well as the decline of domestic consumers and the tendency to marry later in life.

Leather and Footwear

 Latest update: March 2022 

The Japanese leather industry is dominated by SMEs, producing in rather small quantities.

Report: Export Fashion to Japan

About the ReportThis report titled 'Fashion Export to Japan' provides an overview of the...

Report: Japan's Clothing and Textile Market

About the Report This report will provide readers with a clear overview of the size of the...

Report: Japan's Home Fashion & Furniture Market

Because competition between retailers is intensifying, demand for new and exciting...

Report: Technical Textile Market in Japan

About the Report:This report provides an overview of trends and opportunities within the...

Report: The Japanese Leather and Footwear Markets

About the Report: Japan’s leather and footwear markets offer many opportunities to EU...


 — Latest update: March 2022 —