Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)

This organization's purpose can easily be determined from its title: the promotion of trade with Japan. The current emphasis is on assisting exporters to Japan. While the material on this site describes their history and organization (including contact around the world), most of the site is devoted to explaining their activities, which are quite numerous. These include programs to assist exporters to Japan, cooperation and exchanges with developed and developing countries, and communication within Japan. Finally, they have material on their publications, and pointers to economic information.