Spotted publication – OECD Economic Survey of Japan
The OECD released a report on Japan. Japan has navigated the dual shock of the pandemic and the energy crisis well.
“About Japan” Reports and Webinars
New reports and webinars have been planned within the frame of the Centre’s EU Business in Japan support.
Call for expert report proposals September 2023
The EU-Japan Centre is currently calling for expert report proposals for its "About Japan" information website (
Japan E-Commerce Market Survey
The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) conducted the FY2021 E-Commerce Market Survey to analyze the current state of the Japanese e-commerce (EC) market. It has now compiled the results into a report available online.
Report: Export & Import EU-Japan Trade data 2021
The report focuses primarily on the balance of trade between Japan, the EU and its constituent Member States in 2021.
Call for expert report proposals: January 2022
The EU-Japan Centre is currently calling for expert report proposals for its "About Japan" information website. The deadline for submitting proposals is Monday, 31 January 2022.
Call for expert report proposals 2023
The EU-Japan Centre is currently calling for expert report proposals for its "About Japan" information website (
Report: Techniques for effective virtual communication with Japanese partners
The authors of this report developed a series of tools and techniques for perfecting ways of navigating virtual communication and interaction with Japanese partners. At any stage in a business relationship and whatever the precise business format both European and Japanese companies will benefit from those insights into Japanese strategic and tactical thinking.
Report: The Japanese jewellery market
The aim of this report is to present an overview of trends and opportunities on the Japanese jewellery market, drawn from the experiences of European companies, and to deliver strategic insight, tactical guidance and real-life examples of how to succeed in the Japanese jewellery market.
Report: Latest trends in biotechnology research in Japan
Japan spends consistently over 3% of its GDP on R&D, of which some 70% come from industry. Concerning biotech-related R&D, more than half is directed towards pharmaceutical and medical goals, but agricultural, industrial and environmental biotech are recently getting more attention in view of a future “bioeconomy” based on “smart cells” and a better integration of biological and digital innovations.

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Japan's green transformation (GX) strategy ~ From the perspective of the EU-Japan Green Alliance ~ Thursday, April 18 17:00-18:15 Tokyo (10:00-11:15 Brussels) (With English-Japanese Simultaneous…
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