Doing business outside your home country can be challenging in many or most foreign markets. It is probably fair to say, however, that doing business in Japan is significantly more challenging than in markets geographically and culturally closer to home.

Under you can find an overview of Japanese business organizations with contact details.

Japanese Business Organizations

Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
http://www.jetro.go.jp

Japan Institute of Labour
http://www.jil.go.jp/sitemap.html

Manufactured Imports Promotion Organization (MIPRO)
http://www.mipro.or.jp/english/

Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry
http://www.osaka.cci.or.jp/e/

Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry
http://www.jcci.or.jp/english/

Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry
http://www.tokyo-cci.or.jp/english/index.html

Starting a business in Japan?
Please refer to Tokyo One-Stop Business Establishment Center (TOSBEC) for further support.
https://www.tosbec.com/english