Driven by efforts to enhance industrial efficiency and added value through digital transformation, Japan ranks third in the ICT market in the world with 6.4% share.


    In 2019, Japan's spending on prescription medicines was $87 billion, making it the third-largest market in the world after China and the United States. The growth of biopharmaceuticals has helped expand the market for prescription medicines.


    As part of its Green Growth Strategy, Japan has set a goal of achieving Carbon Neutrality by 2050, in order to achieve the ambitious target a significant acceleration is expected to reduce the country's greenhouse gas emissions. According to this strategy in 2030 renewable energies are expected to contribute about 24% of electricity compared to 8.2% in 2018.


    In 2019, japan introduced 49,900 industrial robots, the second largest in the world after China. It is expected that industrial AI robots will play an increasingly active role in the domestic manufecturing industry, suffering from a serious labor shortage.