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

Nikkei 225 at an all-time high: what’s next for Japanese stocks?
Kei Okamura expects further upside in Japanese stocks. The Nikkei 225 index is already trading at all-time high.
Posted: March 3, 2024, 12:07 pm
Japan lost its early lead in chips to companies in Korea and Taiwan. Now a new TSMC project could lead the way to ‘a renaissance of semiconductors’
Morris Chang, founder of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, gave a bold prediction when he opened the chipmaker’s new facility in Japan’s Kyushu island on Feb. 24. Chang predicted that the ...
Posted: March 2, 2024, 1:00 pm
Stock market today: World stocks track Wall Street gains, Japan shares hit record high
Japanese stocks again set a record on Friday, after U.S. stocks climbed to all-time highs the previous day, European markets also went up ahead of euro zone inflation data. The future for the S&P 500 ...
Posted: March 1, 2024, 1:26 am
Japan’s Factory Output Declines at the Fastest Rate in Almost Four Years
Japan’s industrial output experienced a significant decline in January, marking the sharpest contraction since May 2020, according to government data released on Thursday. The downturn in production, ...
Posted: February 29, 2024, 1:53 am
Japan Industrial Output Slumps 7.5% In January
(RTTNews) - Industrial production in Japan was down a seasonally adjusted 7.5 percent on month in January, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said on Thursday. That missed forecasts for a ...
Posted: February 28, 2024, 4:03 pm
25th Japan-EU Industrial Policy Dialogue
On Wednesday, February 21, Mr. Hosaka Shin, Vice Minister, METI, from the Japanese side and Ms ... Policy Coordination under the Japan-EU Industrial Policy Dialogue, and to promote discussions with ...
Posted: February 21, 2024, 4:00 pm
Japanese Cardboard Company to Pioneer Sustainable Jet Fuel from Construction Waste by 2027
Japanese cardboard manufacturer Rengo plans to produce sustainable aviation fuel from construction waste by 2027, aligning with Japan's carbon emission reduction goals.
Posted: February 19, 2024, 5:23 am
Japan Industrial Production Forecast 2m Ahead MoM
Japan Industrial Production Slows in September as Carmakers Stall By Investing.com - Oct 30, 2022 By Ambar Warrick Investing.com-- Japanese industrial production slowed more than expected in ...
Posted: January 30, 2024, 10:50 am
What the U.S. Could Learn From Japan To Reach Net-Zero | Opinion
Switching to natural gas in the industrial sector could account for another 5 percent reduction. Japan is also investing ... as turboexpanders. U.S. and Japanese national flags are displayed ...
Posted: January 24, 2024, 4:00 am
Decarbonisation: Japan's path to industrial competitiveness?
Mizuho argues that if Japanese industry were to transform itself ... is not the sole important factor when it comes to enhancing Japan’s industrial competitiveness. The circular economy and ...
Posted: December 12, 2023, 12:30 am
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
how did japan become rich?
Japanese rice is the country's most important agricultural ... An educated population led to a significant growth in Japan's industrial sector. Japan became both a militaristic and economic power ...
Posted: December 12, 2021, 4:55 pm