About Agroindustry
Japan has a severe shortage of arable land, covering only 11.3% of Japan’s total territory. The country’s self-sufficiency rate currently stands at 39%.
About Biotechnology
With an ever-increasing number of bio-ventures and the establishment of a new ecosystem in the Japanese biotech field, this sector offers many opportunities for European SME companies.
Agricultural Technology
The Japanese government and researchers are investing in agricultural technology as a way to increase productivity, improve quality and availability, lower costs, and use less resources.
Biotechnology in Agriculture

 Latest update: December 2023 

CANCELLED - 'EPA Helpdesk' webinar series 44: EPA Impact on EU Agri-Food and Textile Exports to Japan

This event has been cancelled.

10:30 - 11:30
Case Study: Anja / SME / Looking for Distributors

Anja, spol.

Export to Japan 11: EU Advantages–Agriculture and Food Products

Various EU products and services began to enjoy benefits from the EU-Japan Econ

10:30 - 11:00
Report: Biotechnology-related Food and Agricultural Products in Japan

About the Report

This report provides an overview of the agricultural biotechno

Report: Market Situation and Potentials in Japan for Technologies for Solid Biomass Utilization
This report shows the wide variety of biomass utilisation in Japan.
Report: Smart Farming Technology in Japan and Opportunities for EU Companies
This report provides interested European SMEs with a sophisticated insight into the opportunities and key success factors for the Japanese smart farming market.
Webinar 165: Smart Farming technology in Japan and Opportunities for EU Companies

What business opportunities does the Japanese Smart Farming Technolog

10:30 - 11:30
Webinar 36: Organic and Health Foods in Japan

What are the characteristics of the Japanese market for organic and health food?

10:30 - 11:30
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