Japan External Trade Organization

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Japan External Trade Organization

Also called JETRO. A government agency in Japan that promotes Japanese exports. It maintains offices in dozens of countries for this purpose. It also provides market research and other information for foreign companies considering investing in Japan. It was established in 1951.
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The first overseas office of the JETRO was opened in Central Asia in Tashkent in October, 2000.
There is an increase of 100 Japanese companies in India every year, said JETRO official.
Your participation will be publicized on the JETRO website, and by local governments to local companies.
JETRO conducts studies with foreign governments of potential free trade agreements between Japan and countries such as Chile, the Republic of Korea and Mexico.
The enhanced industrial competitiveness in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations will lead ASEAN companies to step up cooperation with Japanese firms, JETRO said in its proposal to the Japanese and ASEAN governments.
The name change will not affect the method and content of the test, nor will it have any affect on the validity of official test results (and certificates) issued for past administrations of the (formerly named) JETRO Business Japanese Proficiency Test.
Registration forms are available at JETRO New York Web site at: http://www.
Takashi Tsuchiya, Chief Executive Director of JETRO Chicago, will discuss recent economic developments in Japan as well as Japan's business relationship with the Midwest.
JETRO polls the companies to measure year-on-year changes, expressed as diffusion indices, in their business outlooks for the current month and the next two to three months going forward.
However, they will all be forced to take appropriate measures by June 2002, when euro bank notes come into circulation," a JETRO spokesman said.
JETRO, an arm of the Ministry of International Trade and Industry, revealed the pessimistic forecast on regional trade in its annual white paper on world trade performance and related trends in the past year.
JETRO organized the BIZMATCH event through its contacts at major Japanese ICT industry associations.