Web Links to Support Organizations

Foreign companies can benefit from the support offered by the INVEST IN AICHI-NAGOYA CONSORTIUM, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Greater Nagoya Initiative (GNI) Council, and other organizations. There are numerous useful programs such as support subsidies and networking opportunities available for foreign companies expanding into Aichi.

Names of Support Organizations Introduction Web Links to Support Organizations
INVEST IN AICHI-NAGOYA CONSORTIUM INVEST IN AICHI-NAGOYA CONSORTIUM consists of the Aichi Prefectural Government, the City of Nagoya, and related organizations. The consortium aims to boost industries and create jobs in the region by implementing varied projects to promote the expansion and establishment of foreign companies in the region. https://www.invest-an.jp/en/
Aichi Prefectural Government Overseas Offices The Aichi Prefectural Government has established representative offices in major cities around the world. Their mission consists of providing support to Aichi companies in their overseas operations, promoting foreign direct investment into Aichi, and attracting foreign tourists. https://www.pref.aichi.jp/soshiki/ricchitsusho/gaikoku-center.html
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Nagoya Office The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), a government-related organization, is dedicated to promoting two-way trade and investment between Japan and the rest of the world.
One of our core missions is to support foreign companies in establishing and expanding their operations in Japan and encourage strategic alliances by facilitating partnerships with Japanese companies.
Whether you are considering Japan as an investment destination, looking for opportunities to grow and expand your existing business, or are interested in collaboration with Japanese firms, let us be of assistance to you.
Aichi Foreign Entrepreneur & Manager Support Center
(Services provided by the Aichi Industry Promotion Organization)
The Aichi Industy Promotion Organization is the only public SME support center in Aichi. It provides free consultation services on starting/establishing businesses and on corporate management in general to non-Japanese entrepreneurs and corporate managers in Aichi.

[Examples of Consultation Topics] Residence status, licencing procedures, company establishment, formulation of business plans, management improvement, international trade administration, accounting and tax affairs
Greater Nagoya Initiative Center (GNIC) The Greater Nagoya Initiative Center (GNIC) is a support organization consisting of local governments, industries, and universities in Greater Nagoya, providng one-stop services to foreign companies considering expansion into Aichi. TOP
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