Latest update: May 2022 

The use of metals has been expanded and perfected in the Japanese industry, which is searching for materials that allow the capabilities of the IoT and its Society 5.0 to be developed; at the same time, compliance with pollution reduction measures will make the government take new steps to protect its resources and, at the same, time trying to reduce the use of them towards a greener economy.


Table of Contents

  • Overview
  • Steel
    • Market Overview
    • Competitiveness
    • Green strategy: 2050
    • IoT through steel
  • Aluminium
    • Market overview
    • Green strategy: 2050
  • Rare earth and metals
    • Market overview
    • Rare earth magnets
    • Government Strategies
      • Diversification
      • Legal measures
      • Urban mining
  • Further Reading
  • Relevant Organisations and Trade Fairs
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