As Abenomics shows signs of working, Japan is experiencing record growth. The world is keen to see Japan’s next steps for its comeback as the Asian leader and strategic partner.
While Abe’s administration continues to hold trade talks with the US, EU, ASEAN, and other blocs, its different sectors need to demonstrate its capabilities. Manufacturers’ confidence is on a record high, while other fields such as life science and services, continue to rise.
The Special Business Report on Japan, tentatively scheduled for publication in the March/April 2018 issue of Foreign Affairs, follows two successful reports in March/April and July/August 2017. It will highlight Japan’s top and growing industries and businesses across prefectures, while identifying opportunities for investment and collaboration available to foreign companies.