This category is for sites on business organizations in Japan.

Websites submitted here must be Japanese business organization related and in English. Sites in Japanese should be submitted to the appropriate World/Japanese subcategory.


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Brewers Association of Japan
Seeks fair competition, reduced beer taxes, recycling, technical activities, and acts as a consumer information resource.
Camera & Imaging Products Association
Made up of members engaged in the production or distribution of silver halide cameras, digital cameras, and related devices, instruments and software, to deal with issues related to technology, environment, and fair market competition.
Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry (CRIEPI)
Conducts research and development of anticipating consumer and producer needs in electricity, power market liberalization, and environmental problems.
Ceramic Society of Japan (CSJ)
Investigates, provides data, and holds meetings on the science and technology of ceramics, works for ceramic standards, and publishes its journal.
Communications and Information Network Association of Japan
Committed to the development of information-communication network industries through the promotion of related technologies. Analyzes information relevant to policy issues, market and technological trends, conducts PR activities, and promotes standardization.
Computer Entertainment Supplier's Association
Organizer of Tokyo Game Show and a public-service corporation which carries out surveys, research, and publicizing services for the computer entertainment software industry.
Copyright Research and Information Center
Organization that holds seminars discussing Japanese copyright laws, conducts research and maintains legal database, and creates international internships.
Daini Tokyo Bar Association
Offers the history of the legal profession in Japan, role of attorneys, composition of the Bar, activities, and legal counseling for foreigners.
Daiwa Institute of Research (DIR)
Think tank that analyzes economies, markets, industrial trends, legislation, tax systems, and investment. Also sells IT equipment to facilitate the same.
Distribution Economics Institute of Japan
A nonprofit research organization to promote the modernization of the distribution system and through empirical surveys and research. [Adobe Acrobat Reader required].
Federation of Electric Power Companies of Japan (FEPC)
Created to improve the operations and communinications between the ten largest electric producers in Japan. With press releases and publications, information on nuclear power, environment, and links.
Foundation for MultiMedia Communications (FMMC)
Undertakes research, technological development, field trials, information gathering and dissemination, as well as promotional and awareness-raising activities relating to networks supporting multimedia communications.
Hitachi Research Institute
Creates and proposes new business solutions for management and market development, economic forecasting and policy proposals.
Information-technology Promotion Agency, Japan (IPA)
Promotes information processing through high-level computer applications, and wider utilization of computer programs.
Infrastructure Development Institute - Japan
A non-profit organization operating under the guidance of the Japanese government to promote international cooperation for the development of infrastructure essential to economic and social development, and to ensure a safe and comfortable life.
Institute of Energy Economic, Japan
Conducts research activities specialized in the area of energy from the macroeconomic viewpoint, environmental problems and international cooperation on energy issues.
Internet Association Japan (IAjapan)
A nonprofit and industry-based organization with about 277 internet related organizational and individual members that provides leadership in promoting advanced systems of the internet and in solving problems that ISPs encounter in their services.
Japan Association for Real Estate Sciences (JARES)
Group of more than 1,300 people promoting inter-disciplinary research and education analyzing the use and distribution of real estate as well as establishing real estate science as a unique domain.
Japan Association of Corporate Executives (Keizai Doyukai)
A private, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization conducting studies, research and discussions on the Japanese economy and proposes solutions to business and government.
Japan Association of Travel Agents
Government sanctioned organization to improve services for travelers to and from Japan. Disseminates information, encourages cooperation among members, and develops beneficial legal dealings.
Japan Atomic Industrial Forum, Inc. (JSIF)
A non-profit organization incorporated under the auspices of the industry to promote peaceful utilization of nuclear energy for the benefit of Japanese in consideration of the importance of the radioisotopes and radiation in a wide variety of fields.
Japan Automobile Importers Association (JAIA)
Group of importers that keeps statistics on the import of foreign automobiles, holds exhibitions, and represents importers on political and consumer issues.
Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association, Inc.
Comprised of 13 auto manufacturers, JAMA works to improve the industry through technical and marketing cooperation, joint business ventures and direct investment.
Japan Automobile Service Promotion Association
Gives overview of the foreign-made automobile components information network system, component information, and registration format.
Japan Book Publishers Association
Represents publisher interests to the government on such issues as reproduction technology, electronic media, the distribution system, the retail price maintenance system, and copyrights.
Japan Business Federation (Nippon Keidanren)
A nationwide business association resolving problems of the business community through committees; makes proposals to government officials.
Japan Cable Television Engineering Association
Conducts research on CATV facilities, arranges seminars, establishes technical standards, and trains CATV engineers.
Japan Center for Economic Research (JCER)
A non-profit independent research institution for economic forecasting, holding seminars, training people in economics research and maintaining a library.
Japan Chemical Fibers Association
Data on industrial fiber usage and types, manufacturing processes, and statistics of the Japanese textile industries.
Japan Council Of Shopping Centers (JCSC)
Gives the general condition of the Japanese shopping center industry, statistics, major activities, and organizational structure of the JCSC.
Japan Craft Beer Association
Presides over annual beer festivals of numerous microbrewed beers across Japan.
Japan Crop Protection Association
Non-profit organization of Japanese manufacturers, formulators and distributors of agricultural crop protection products working to improve the industry, protect the environment, and increase the food supply.
Japan Economic Foundation
Established in July 1981 to deepen mutual understanding between Japan and other countries through activities aimed at promoting economic and technological exchanges.
Japan Electric Power Information Center, Inc. (JEPIC)
Established in 1958 as a non-profit association of the electric utility industry in Japan to meet the increasing needs for a systematic and sustained exchange of information with the electric utility industries in the world.
Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association
With members list, profile, organizational structure, products, services, and related topics.
Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association
Conducts industry research and surveys, promotes new technologies and standardization, analyzes statistics, holds IT exhibitions and publishes related periodicals.
The Japan Environmental Management Association for Industry (JEMAI)
A public corporation engaging in activities relating to management of the environment to prevent industrial pollution.
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
Assists firms entering the Japanese market, publishes studies on Japanese consumer needs, demographics and government regulations; promotes investment opportunities, and firms looking for international tie-ups; conducts market studies and holds trade fairs.
Japan Federation of Bar Associations (JFBA)
With organization history, legal information and services, local bar associations, and attorney system.
Japan Federation of Scientific Instrument Association
A national organization consisting of over 1300 firms engaged in the manufacture, sale, and related business of scientific instruments in Japan.
Japan Fisheries Association (JFA)
Gives organization structure, business activities, history and future activities.
Japan Foreign Trade Council (JFTC)
Comprised of major Japanese trading companies and producers, the JFTC promotes better international trade, exchanges views with government authorities, conducts trade research and public relations.
Japan Gas Association (JGA)
Comprised of city gas utilities to promote the use of natural gas as a power source, seek beter tax provisions and subsidies, promote safety and technology development, and conduct PR activities.
Japan Industrial Safety and Health Association (JISHA)
Promotes occupational safety and health in Japan through the collection of information, research, safety and health education, promotion of safety programs, toxicity research, and international cooperation. In Japanese and English.
Japan Industries Association of Radiological Systems
Founded to contribute to the development of the radiological systems industries and people's health and welfare, by standardization, quality and safety assurance, and technological improvements of medical radiological systems, related equipment, and accessories.
The Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training
Contributes to the planning of labor policies and implementation, as well as to promote the livelihood of workers and the development of the national economy by conducting related research projects.
Japan Institute of Logistics Systems (JILS)
Promotes efficiency and advancements in logistics. Carries out research and investigations, disseminates information, international exchanges, and maintain a logistics database.
Japan International Labour Foundation (JILAF)
A non-governmental organization for promoting international exchange and cooperation in the field of labor. Seeks international exchanges, projects, and seminars.
Japan Investment Advisers Association (JIAA)
Non-profit organization promoting the protection of the interests of investors and the implementation of disclosure programs regarding member's investment advisory services.
Japan Landscape Contractors Association
A national organization representing contractors in the landscaping industry to support improvements and new developments in all areas of the landscaping profession.
Japan Linen, Ramie & Jute Spinner's Association
Promotes mutual friendship among members and to realize the sound development of the linen, ramie and jute spinning industry and related industries.
Japan Machinery Federation (JMF)
With outline of JMF, members, trends, procurement network, manufacturers list, topics and related associations.
Japan Management Association Group
Focuses on management consultation, management education, system development, research, and publishing.
Japan Management Association (JMA)
A non-profit membership organization promoting innovation in management. With news, published reports, and conferences.
Japan Market Entry Competition (JMEC)
An international training program and competition between teams of Japan-based individuals, to develop the best business plan for an actual company or organization seeking to enter the Japanese market.
Japan Paper Association (JPA)
Manufacturers' organization of Japanese papermakers with information on raw materials, production processes, environmental issues, member companies, news and statistics.
Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA)
Explains the activities of the JPAA and the services of patent attorneys in Japan. Conducts research and participates in international endeavors.
Japan Petrochemical Industry Association (JPCA)
Conducts statistical surveys, information research, presentation and recommendation of opinions, and public relations activities to promote the petrochemical industry.
Japan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (JPMA)
A voluntary organization of research-based pharmaceutical manufacturers that contribute to society by developing new pharmaceuticals. Maintains appropriate communications with the aims of promoting balanced public understanding of industry issues and finding solutions.
Japan Real Estate Institute (JREI)
Created to revive and strengthen the appraisal and research operations of the Nippon Kangyo Bank. Active in real estate consulting and appraisal.
Japan Research Industries Association (JRIA)
Conducts surveys and research, policy and measures proposals, work in developing industrial technologies, symposia, seminars and exchange meetings, statistics and databases, and publication of journals.
Japan Research Institute (JRI)
Functions as a think-tank, consulting, and systems integration service for knowledge engineering.
Japan Restaurant Association
Conducts research, survey and guidance for improvement of restaurantsand culinary arts, promotes tourism, and makes proposals or petitions to the government.
Japan Robot Association (JARA)
Encourages research and development on robots and associated system products, promotes robotization and standardization, and conducts related market surveys.
Japan Small and Medium Enterprise Management Consultants Association (JSMECA)
Established to support its member consultants working as a professional group of business supporting services and help them keep pace with the changing economy.
Japan Tariff Association
The sole private body in Japan devoted to the problems relating to tariffs and international trade. Collects data, conducts research on tariffs, and publishes data on tariffs and customs.
The Japan Toy Association
Contributes to the development of the toy industry in Japan as well as to promote exports by putting together the opinions of toy industry circles concerning production, distribution, exports, and consumption of toys.
Japanese Bankers Association (Zenginkyo)
Banking industry lobbying organization making policy recommendations, advocated streamlining and standardization of banking operations, holds consumer relations office, and listing of Japanese banks by category.
Japanese Insutitute of Certified Public Accountants (JICPA)
Organization of CPAs in Japan for quality control, continuing education and representing the profession to government and internationally.
The Japanese Society for Quality Control (JSQC)
Founded in 1970 with the aim of furthering research into quality-management technologies and promoting their application. Has approximately 3000 individuals and 250 corporate supporting members.
Japanese Standards Association
Participates in ISO and IEC projects to develop international standards, and supports the activities of both these international standardizing bodies.
Created under the central securities custody and book-entry transfer system to follow Japan's CSD law for the safekeeping of stocks and bonds.
Life Insurance Association of Japan
Shows activities and public relations taken up by the association, as well as new challenges to the industry. With member listings and organiazational structure. Adobe Acrobat Reader required.
Marine and Fire Insurance Association of Japan (SONPO)
Promotes development of the non-life insurance industry, conducts PR, and seeks resolution of issues confronting the non-life insurance industry. Adobe Acrobat Reader required.
Mitsubishi Research Institute
Researches and does consulting on politics, economy, finance, technology, markets, and mergers, as well as organizes lectures and seminars.
National Federation of Workers and Consumers Insurance Cooperatives (ZENROSAI)
A cooperative insurer and a non-profit organization offering insurance services to its members.
Nippon Interior Fabrics Association
Organization of Japanese companies that manufacturer, wholesale and conduct trade in curtains, carpets, linens, upholstery, and yarns.
Norinchukin Research Institute Co., Ltd.
Information center for Japan's Cooperative System for agriculture, forestry and fisheries, which performs research and consulting for the Norinchukin Bank and its affiliated group organizations.
Osaka International Business Promotion Center (IBPC)
A trade promotion group offering business support services, event information, and market news.
The Overseas Construction Association of Japan, Inc. (OCAJI)
Created to strengthen cooperative and amicable relations by way of supporting Japanese contractors in the promotion of their international activities and contributions to other countries.
Petroleum Association of Japan
Trade association representing the industry; studies and coordinate activities on petroleum policies, economic forecasts, distribution, standardization, environment, taxation and financing.
Recording Industry Association of Japan
Works to strengthen the interests and revenue of record producers, provide statistics on the industry, and extend control on music applications.
Research Institute of Telecommunications and Economics, Japan (RITE)
Conducts research integrating economics, law, sociology, telecommunications, and looks at reulatory environments, markets, and wireless communications.
The Second Association of Regional Banks
Organization to help smaller regional banks help consumers more and increase economic activity. Gives history, activities, members, organizational structure, and links.
Semiconductor Equipment Association of Japan (SEAJ)
Organization of semiconductor and LCD makers that researches production and distribution, development, environment affairs, standardization, and PR.
Shinkin Central Bank
With bank profile, review of operations, management, and overseas bases.
Shipbuilders' Association of Japan
Organization to help the shipbuilding industry achieve sound development by promoting cooperation among its members and their common interests.
Voluntary Control Council for Interference by Information Technology Equipment (VCCI)
Contributes to the development of Japan's information society by establishing voluntary control for electromagnetic emissions from IT equipment, such as computers, telecommunication products and electronic office products.
World Trade Center Tokyo, Inc.
Located in Minato-ku, Tokyo, with the goal of increasing trade and interdependence. With online services, catalog, and opportunities.

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