Japan has the world's 3rd largest GDP and has a population of 120 million. Consumers are sophisticated and are always looking for new products and services from overseas markets. Japanese companies are also active in expanding into overseas markets and forming partnerships with foreign companies to cope with the declining birthrate and aging population in the Japanese market.
When entering the Japanese market or forming alliances with Japanese companies, language and cultural barriers become a problem, but if you work with experienced consultants, these problem are solved easily, making it easier and more efficient to do business.
With over 20 years' experience in business & marketing consulting services in both Japan and Canada, we can help you plan the best strategies to be successful in the Japanese market.
Market Research, Feasibility Study
Find out business opportunities.
Matching local businesses with investors
Introduce suppliers, reps, investors and other business professionals.
Branding ＆ Marketing Strategy
Develop a successful business strategy based on over 20 years of extensive marketing experience in Japan and Canada.
Supporting services for market entry and business growth
We also provide event planning and coordinating services.
3 key points Japan as a destination for overseas expansion.
Entering the Japanese market is an opportunity to grow your business significantly.
1) Worlds 3rd ranking GDP & ever growing economy
According to JETRO’s research, about 86% of 197 foreign companies see the massive size of the market as an advantage of Japan. In addition, Japanese government is making greater efforts to attract companies and visitors from overseas, while creating a more open market and facilitating business expansion. Investment environment in Japan has been improving.
2) 120 million sophisticated and affluent consumers
The Japanese market is highly appreciated as a source of world standards. Responding to the demands of Japanese consumers could be a hard work because of their detailed requests, but answering such needs enable you to establish the global standards for your products and services. A world-famous consumer goods companies sell products developed in Japan around the world and makes a large profit.
3) World leading R&D capabilities and IP assets
Japan is ranked No.1 among G7 countries in terms of research funding by country and number of researchers per 10,000 people. Science and technology related research is very active in Japan. Patent system in Japan is also praised internationally ranked 2nd within OECD (source: JETRO)
Japan is the home of 120 million people and boasts the No. 2 population among the G7 countries. Japan’s economy grew at a moderate pace in 2018, following very strong growth in 2017.
Over the years, competition among domestic companies has been fierce, and Japanese consumers tastes have become sophisticated and are said to be the world's most demanding consumers. In other words, if your products and services sell well in Japan, they will also sell in other global markets especially in Asian countries.
In addition, Japan is one of the safest countries in the world and has a world-class legal and accounting system. In terms of investment cost, Japanese government has lowered its corporate tax rate to 20%.
Japanese market is your next destination to accelerate your success further.
In order to succeed in Japan, it is inevitable to overcome language barriers, respond to unique business practices, and understand the characteristics of the market and consumers.
Our company, Beyond The Bounds Inc., is a leading Japanese business consulting company that has extensive business & marketing consultation experience over 15 years in Japan and over 7 years in Canada. Regardless of the size of the company, our consultants will support the success of overseas expansion with proposals and services that go beyond your thinking, focussing on the success of your business.
Please reach out to us and let’s start a conversation.
Beyond the bounds Inc.