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From High-Grade to Rental Offices

Umeda is the main city in Japan’s second largest economic area and is in a prime location between Tokyo and Fukuoka. Compared to Tokyo it has distinctively lower business costs, such as office rental and personnel costs, making it an ideal environment for starting business in Japan. There is also a wide range of options for offices, from rental to high-grade offices.

Business Cost Advantage

Business Cost Comparison

Source: CBRE, Inc. “National Vacancy Rates and Average Asking Lease Rates Q4 2013”
Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Statistics Bureau “Retail Price Survey 2013”
Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare “Monthly Labour Survey (Regional Survey) 2012”

High Quality Human Resources Readily Available

The Kansai area is home to some of Japan’s leading educational institutions, enabling companies to source high quality human resources. Moreover, Umeda offers easy commuter access from any area, and is favored by employees for its rich complement of after-hours amenities.

Number of People Working in Umeda

Source: Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
“Establishment and Enterprise Census (2001)”
and “Economic Census (2012)”