EU-Japan business welcomes the entry into force of the EU-Japan EPA

01 February 2019 - to mark the entry into force of the EPA and linked SPA agreement, the EU-Japan Business Round Table (BRT) issued a statement, entitled "A New Era for the EU and Japan Starts Today" and which begins...

For the full statement and links to information and practical guides aimed at helping EU and Japanese companies take full advantage of the EPA please see the EPA page of the BRT website. The Statement is also available in Japanese and in a bilingual PDF.

The EU-Japan Business Round Table (BRT) was established in its current form in 1999 to foster communication between the Japanese and European industries. Its Members are senior executives from 50 leading European and Japanese companies and business federations, including two European SMEs. The BRT's main objectives are to discuss issues of common interest and to submit recommendations to the Japanese and European Authorities so as to help develop trade and investment between the EU and Japan, and to encourage industrial cooperation in fields of common interest such as innovation, climate change, or industrial standards. The work of the BRT is supported by the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation which acts as the BRT Secretariat.

EU-Japan Centre's News

More
Please find below our upcoming webinars which will take place in September: EPA Helpdesk Webinar…
The EU-Japan Centre is currently calling for expert report proposals for its "About Japan"…
The EU-Japan Centre in Tokyo is regularly publishing "Industry and Policy News" from various…

Events

More
28/09/2021
28-09-21 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CETWhat are the opportunities for the EU SMEs in the Japanese frozen food and ice cream market?Over time, Japan’s frozen food market is showing a growing trend. However,…
29/09/2021
29-09-21 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET What are the procurement activities of Japanese government entities in support of the development of the digital economy and does this offer opportunities for EU SMEs…

Library

More
Floating solar power | Ciel & Terre X Minna DenryokuCiel & Terre, a European leader of floating…
Japanese Industry and Policy News July-August 2021Topics covered on the issue: JAPANESE INDUSTRY…
Hydrogen-powered vessels | CMB X Tsuneishi Group   CMB (Compagnie Maritime Belge), a Belgian…
Japanese Industry and policy News June - July 2021JAPANESE INDUSTRY AND POLICY NEWSJune - July,…