The land of the rising sun,which the Chinese economic miracle tends to make forget, remains a land of opportunity. Japan is now the 3rd largest economy in the world and the GDP of the Tokyo region is equal to that of England! The country has been in a phase of revitalization since Prime Minister Abe came to power. The French enjoy a very good image in Japan.
Here are some tips for entrepreneurs interested in Japan:
Be patient and meticulous
Japan is a country where decision-making is collegial, so slow. The Japanese do not like improvisation and carry out very rigorous analyses of each problem posed. Arm yourself with patience and be precise, engaged, and listen to your partners and customers. Japan is the country of zero defect and service.
Build your network
The French have a strong presence in Japan (10,000 people and more than 600 companies). By building on this vibrant community,you will put all the chances on your side.
Home your business at the CCIFJ business centre
The CCI France-Japan welcomes SMEs and representatives of French groups who want to try the Japanese adventure by offering “turnkey” accommodation solutions. The CCIFJ also brings its expertise, seriousness and network to help you establish yourself in the country in a sustainable way.
With these tips, you should be armed for your expatriation to Japan! But don’t leave without your expat insurance!