Japan’s primary agricultural products:

rice, sugar beets, vegetables, fruit; pork, poultry, dairy products, eggs; fish

Japan’s primary industries:

technologically advanced motor vehicles, electronic equipment, machine tools, steel and nonferrous metals, ships, chemicals, textiles, processed foods

Industrial production growth rate:

0.5% (2008 estimate)
country comparison to the world: 144

BOI: Japanese investors upbeat on PHL economy
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Posted: September 28, 2023, 9:08 am
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Posted: September 28, 2023, 8:18 am
US and Japan Warn of Chinese Router Attacks
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Posted: September 28, 2023, 2:31 am
Japanese investors, PH officials vow to strengthen bilateral economic relations during 10th Consultative Group Meeting for PJEPA
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Posted: September 28, 2023, 1:33 am
US and Japan warns that Chinese-linked hacking group is targeting routers
The U.S. and Japanese governments have issued a warning over an alleged Chinese-linked hacking group that is actively targeting and exploiting routers, particularly those from Cisco Systems Inc.
Posted: September 27, 2023, 6:36 pm
Economists stress creating regional industrial value chain connecting Bangladesh, Japan, Northeast India
Noted economists have suggested forming a trilateral platform of the government agencies, think tanks, and private sector for creating a regional industrial value chain involving Bangladesh, Japan, an ...
Posted: September 27, 2023, 5:55 am
Industrial robot installations in Japan up by 9%
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Posted: September 26, 2023, 1:15 pm
New prospects for Japan-Thai ties
Japan and Thailand established diplomatic relations 136 years ago, paving the way for today's close and enduring bilateral relationship, spanning a wide range of fields.To bring our countries' ...
Posted: September 25, 2023, 11:10 pm
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Posted: September 21, 2023, 6:16 pm
Pakistan, Japan agree to enhance cooperation in industrial sector
Pakistan and Japan have agreed to enhance cooperation ... doing-business steps taken by government of Pakistan for industrial sector. The Minister discussed the business opportunities for Japanese ...
Posted: August 6, 2023, 10:43 pm
how did japan become so rich?
Because Japanese culture has been handed down from generation ... An educated population led to a significant growth in Japan's industrial sector. Japan became both a militaristic and economic power ...
Posted: December 29, 2021, 7:26 am
AUKUS: Lessons for Japan’s Defense Industry
An AUKUS-like partnership that cuts across various industrial sectors ... the Abe cabinet to overhaul Japan’s arms export principles to provide Japanese defense industry with room to be more ...
Posted: September 28, 2021, 6:02 am