What types of business development support is available from the UK and Japanese governments?
The UK’s Department for International Trade in Japan (DIT) offers a wide range of support for British businesses entering or growing in Japan. These range from producing market intelligence reports to organising trade fairs, overseas missions.
To find out more about what support may be available send your request here: http://www.exporttojapan.co.uk/about-us/contact-us
Watch this recorded webinar (http://www.exporttojapan.co.uk/videos/how-to-build-your-business-in-japan-this-year-recorded-webinar) featuring Baroness Rona Fairhead CBE, Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion – outline the range of support DIT can offer for companies looking to do business in Japan.
You can view a full list of DIT services (https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-international-trade/about-our-services)
The Japan External Trade Organisation, known as JETRO, has offices in London and focuses on providing support for British companies looking to make significant investment in Japan.
Find out more details on the services offered by JETRO (https://www.jetro.go.jp/uk/invest/programmes/).
This question was asked as part of our webinar on the opportunities and challenges of exporting to Japan. You can watch a recording here:
The answer was given by the speaker from that webinar – Export to Japan.