2024: Hundreds of Italian fashion and food companies in Japan
Two events organized by the Trade Promotion Section of the Italian Embassy saw a massive participation of Italian companies. In February, “Moda Italia” & “Shoes from Italy”, in their 63rd and 73rd editions respectively, presented the latest Italian Fall-Winter fashion collections 2024/2025. In March, at the 49th Foodex Japan, Italy showcased its best food & beverage production.
33rd edition of the Italy-Japan Business Group Assembly
Held in Tokyo on 6-8 November, the 33rd General Assembly of the Italy-Japan Business Group represented three intense days of exchange, dialogue and collaboration, in the name of cooperation between the two countries.
ITALIA Pavilion at CPHI JAPAN 2023 with 13 companies
The Trade Promotion Section of the Italian Embassy has organized a national pavilion at the 20th edition of CPHI JAPAN (19-21 April 2023) with 13 companies. The aim of the participation to the tradeshow was to promote the excellence of Made in Italy, to show the high level of development achieved by Italian production techniques, and to strengthen the presence of the Italian pharmaceutical industry in the Japanese market, increasing the business opportunities for the companies.
Italy and Japan signed an MoU to cross-support their start-up activities
During the 32nd IJBG Assembly held in Venice on 1 December 2022, the Italian Trade Agency (ITA) and the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) agreed to cooperate, mutually supporting the two countries’ start-up companies to develop their businesses respectively in Japan and in Italy.
360° promotion of Italian production
The first months of 2023 have seen the promotion of Italian products and know-hows in a wide range of sectors from food and fashion to renewable energy.
Tokyo meets Italian companies from the Abruzzo region to foster new collaborations
38 companies from Abruzzo, Italy, participated in the first edition of the international Foodex Japan fair (Tokyo, 7-10 March 2023) open to international exhibitors after the break imposed by the pandemic.
Promotion of Italian enogastronomic culture in Japan
Two main events took place in autumn to promote Italian enogastronomic culture and its products: World Pasta Day and the 7th “Settimana della Cucina Italiana”.
Italian Pavilions at Bio Japan and Japan Home & Building Show
Thanks to the recent New Border Measure adopted by the Japanese Government, foreign businessmen started to come back to Japan.
Italian Food & Beverage sector promotion in Japan
The Trade Promotion Section of the Embassy of Italy in Japan organizes various events for the promotion of the Italian Food & Beverage sector

EU-Japan Centre's News

The EU-Japan Centre is recruiting a Coordinator to support EU-Japan Partnering for Business,…
The EU-Japan Centre is pleased to start a new weekly service by publishing brief summary of the…
Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) has pre-announced a call for applications for the 2024…
JTPP Helpdesk's Weekly Digest of Public Sector Tenders is a selection of tenders found on the Japan…
Offshore Wind, from Belgium to Japan The Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium to Japan, HE Mr.…


Online and in Japan
17/06/2024 - 12/07/2024
17-21 June 2024, → mandatory week online (open to SMEs and large companies) 08-12 July 2024, → optional week in Japan (open only to SMEs who have completed the first online week) PROGRAMME…
01/08/2024 - 31/03/2025
  The organization of the Vulcanus Programme is pending reception of a grant by the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation for the Japanese fiscal year 2024-2025: Please note that this call is…
Subscribe to
our newsletters

The EU-Japan Centre currently produces 5 newsletters :

  • EU-Japan NEWS - our flagship newsletter covering the Centre's support services, information about EU (or Member States) - Japan cooperation
  • Japanese Industry and Policy News
  • “About Japan” e-News (Only available for EU companies / EU organisations)
  • Japan Tax and Public Procurement Weekly Tender Digest (Only available for EU companies / EU organisations)
  • Tech Transfer Helpdesk Newsletter