Japan is a global tech and innovation leader, ranking third in the world for the number of patents filed annually. Forging tech partnerships with Japanese firms is an excellent way for Singapore startups to improve their capabilities and increase their global competitiveness. There was a total of US$3.5 billion (S$4.7 billion) invested in startups in 2018, compared to US$586 million (S$795 million) in 2012.
Enterprise Singapore’s and EDB’s partnership with the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) provides valuable access and opportunities for Singapore and Japanese enterprises to connect, partner and co-create solutions.
Contact Marcus Wong (email@example.com) to connect with our GIA partners in Japan.