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Invest in Scotland with our help

We work with partners such as Department for International Trade (DIT), the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan, the Japan External Trade Organization, our GlobalScot network and local industry partners to help improve trade links between Scotland and Japan.

  • Key investment opportunities in Scotland
  • Market research
  • Financial, skills and training support
  • Research and development programmes
  • Partnering and collaboration opportunities
  • Government, industry and academic contacts
  • Visits to Scotland
  • Setting up in Scotland


Scotland House,
10F The Imperial Hotel Tower,
1-1-1 Uchisaiwaicho Chiyoda-ku,


+81 3 5501 3480

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Whether you’re looking to invest, relocate, partner or expand in Scotland, take a look at the key opportunities that will give you the best return on your investment.

We can provide international companies with the latest information on Scotland’s economy and our world leading products and technologies. We can also help facilitate introductions with leading Scottish companies in their sector. 

Leading Scottish companies operating in Japan include Aggreko, Metaforic, RBS, Lloyds TSB, Aberdeen Asset Management, Wolfson Microelectronics, Picsel Technologies, Wood MacKenzie and Hawick Cashmere.

More than 65 Japanese companies operate in Scotland employing thousands of people, most of which are based around Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Japanese companies successfully based in Scotland include Terumo Vascutek, Terasaki Electric, OKI Data, Mizuno, Mitsubishi Electric and Teijin Dupont.