Japan

CzechTrade is the official governmental organization whose mission is to promote mutual trade between the Czech Republic and major economies in the rest of the world. With over 50 branches worldwide CzechTrade helps Czech exporters when searching for new markets and business opportunities in several countries and industries. To the Japanese partners we provide the general overview of the business envrionment in the Czech Republic, business intelligence and knowledge about the key players, market research, and facilitation the contacts to the potential trade partners. Our main advantage is a very comprehensive database of availanble suppliers in the Czech Republic.  

The CzechTrade Tokyo Office was launched in January 2019 in partnership with CzechInvest who has been present on the Japanese market since 1998. It serves as main contact point for Japanese enterprises, business and businessmen intersted in finding a matching trade partner in the Czech Republic where companies have a long tradition in various industries like machinery, automotive, aerospace, food-processing, software and apps development, glassworks, design goods, musical instruments and many others. In Japan, we promote Czech companies at different events and occasions: trade shows, sourcing days, matchamking events, company presentations etc.

Novavax has acquired Praha Vaccines, will produce COVID-19 drug
Novavax has acquired Praha Vaccines, will produce COVID-19 drug
29.05.2020
Japan Japan
American biotechnology company Novavax has for USD 167m acquired from Cyrus Poonawalla Group the Czech company Praha Vaccines in Bohumil...
Analysts: Producer prices to return to inflation in 2H20
Analysts: Producer prices to return to inflation in 2H20
25.05.2020
Japan Japan
Industrial prices are currently being reduced primarily due to the decrease in prices of crude oil.
MF: Government adopts measures supporting economy
MF: Government adopts measures supporting economy
14.05.2020
Japan Japan
The amount of measures adopted by the government of the Czech Republic in relation with the protection of the public health and to reduce...
SDA: Passenger car registrations fell by a record 53.4 %
SDA: Passenger car registrations fell by a record 53.4 %
07.05.2020
Japan Japan
April registrations of passenger cars in the Czech Republic saw the largest y/y drop in history, specifically 53.4 %.
ŠKODA AUTO to restart production in CR on April 27
ŠKODA AUTO to restart production in CR on April 27
27.04.2020
Japan Japan
ŠKODA AUTO will restart its production in Mladá Boleslav, Kvasiny and Vrchlabí in the week from April 27, 2020.
CRIF: Measures against coronavirus hit up to 34% of firms
CRIF: Measures against coronavirus hit up to 34% of firms
21.04.2020
Japan Japan
Government measures against the spread of the coronavirus directly affected up to 34% of companies (up to 127,000) and the same...
HMMC resumes production in Nošovice following pandemic outage
HMMC resumes production in Nošovice following pandemic outage
14.04.2020
Japan Japan
Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Czech (HMMC) resumed production in its Nošovice plant on April 14, 2020, following a shutdown due to the...
ŠKODA AUTO and HMMC extending suspension of production
ŠKODA AUTO and HMMC extending suspension of production
02.04.2020
Japan Japan
ŠKODA AUTO is following an agreement with the Volkswagen concern and KOVO unions extending the suspension of production at its Czech...
Foreign trade surplus down to CZK 15.1bn
Foreign trade surplus down to CZK 15.1bn
10.03.2020
Japan Japan
External trade balance of goods in current prices ended in a surplus of CZK 15.1bn in January 2020, according to preliminary data.