Focus on Japan

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Exploring why Japan could be a lucrative market for UK companies.

Japan ranks second in the 2013 Global Wealth Report. Japan has:

  • 62 Fortune 500 companies
  • the highest number of millionaires in Asia
  • Tokyo, the city with the most millionaires worldwide in 2012

The amount of personal wealth is high, and personal financial assets are one of the largest asset bases in the world. In 2014 £9.4 trillion in financial assets was held by households.

Japan has the fourth highest spend worldwide on research and development (R&D) at 3.475% of GDP. 20% of the top global R&D spenders are based in Japan. Japan is 29th in the World Bank's ‘Ease of Doing Business' rankings. You can set up a company in 14 days.

Confirmed Speakers

Sarah Parsons, Japan in Perspective
David McWilliams, Withers & Rogers

Timings 

5pm - Registration & Networking, 
5.30-6.30pm -  Presentations & Q&A
6.30-7pm - Networking
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Cost

FREE to ITF Members,personal guests and First Time Attendees* 
Non-members*: £30 | Service Providers* £75

*Excludes intermediaries
* Some restrictions apply for Service Providers

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Event:
Focus on Japan
Venue:
AMP Technology Centre
Address:
Advanced Manufacturing Park
Brunel Way
Catcliffe
S60 5WG
Date:
17/09/2018
Start Time:
16:00
End Time:
19:00
Last Updated: 11/07/2018
Author: Renate Halton

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