Japan

Given the ongoing Covid-19 situation, please, refer to the Exporter's Directory to find companies with products reacting to the pandemic.

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 available 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.

Decline affected industry and services, GDP down 11%
Decline affected industry and services, GDP down 11%
16.09.2020
Japan Japan
The Czech economy went through the deepest decline ever in Q2 2020.
TA ČR: New production of alga biomass to save EUR 10m
TA ČR: New production of alga biomass to save EUR 10m
10.08.2020
Japan Japan
Czech scientists have developed a process of the production of alga biomass leading to the reduction of current costs to one half.
T. Schäfer is the chairman of the board of directors of ŠKODA AUTO
T. Schäfer is the chairman of the board of directors of ŠKODA AUTO
05.08.2020
Japan Japan
Thomas Schäfer is as of August 3, 2020 the chairman of the board of directors of ŠKODA AUTO. He replaces Bernhard Maier.
Škoda Transportation to invest CZK 800m in Plzeň
Škoda Transportation to invest CZK 800m in Plzeň
29.07.2020
Japan Japan
Škoda Transportation has commenced the construction of the production and testing units in Plzeň.
AutoSAP: Automotive down 32.5% in H1, revived in June
AutoSAP: Automotive down 32.5% in H1, revived in June
21.07.2020
Japan Japan
The Czech automotive industry experienced a recovery in June 2020, however, 32.5% fewer motor vehicles were produced year-on-year in H1...
C&W: CR has good position for post-coronavirus restart
C&W: CR has good position for post-coronavirus restart
07.07.2020
Japan Japan
With regard to re-start and recovery from the coronavirus crisis, the Czech Republic has finished in the second quarter of the most...
Budget committee approves CZK 500bn deficit
Budget committee approves CZK 500bn deficit
29.06.2020
Japan Japan
The Budget Committee of the Chamber of Deputies recommended to the MPs to approve the amendment to the budget with a deficit of CZK 500bn.
Plzeňský Prazdroj’s beer sales up to 11.7 mil. hl
Plzeňský Prazdroj’s beer sales up to 11.7 mil. hl
18.06.2020
Japan Japan
Plzeňský Prazdroj raised total beer sales by 1% to 11.7 million hectoliters in 2019.
Industrial production down 33.7% in April
Industrial production down 33.7% in April
11.06.2020
Japan Japan
Industrial production dropped 23.4% m/m and 33.7% y/y in April 2020.