Are you attending the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and thinking about expanding into the Japanese mobile market?
UK companies who are looking to enter the Japanese market will have an opportunity to meet with Japan based Technology Sector Trade Adviser, Yukiyo Miyakita, at Mobile World Congress 2014. Yukiyo will be available for 1-to-1 meetings to discuss your company's potential in Japan and give expert advice about the market between 24-26 February 2014.
Japan Mobile Market
The total number of mobile handset subscribers in Japan is 141 million as of March 2013, exceeding the number of total population in Japan. At the same time, the recent consumer shift towards smart phones has been very apparent and the percentage of smart phone subscribers is expected to exceed 50% by the end of FY2014.
Areas of opportunities in Japan include (not exhaustive) :
- Unique services using mobile network
- Big Data
- M2M/ Cloud services
- Smart phone apps
- Tokyo 2020 Olympic & Paralympic Games
- Mobile advertising/marketing
For a detailed insight into the Japanese market, please see the attached report below.
How To Meet Yukiyo
UK companies interested in meeting with Yukiyo Miyakita, please click below to register via the UKTI external site to arrange a time-slot at the Mobile World Congress 2014.
UK Trade and Investment
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