Essays Tagged: "Sogo Shosha"

The Role of Trade in Japan's Economy

heavy industry in 1970 (Young, 1974).The government of Japan and the General Trading Companies, or Sogo Shosha, supported the domestic economy through subsidies and acted as mediators in sending good ...

(8 pages) 21 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Role of Trade in Japan's Economy

heavy industry in 1970 (Young, 1974).The government of Japan and the General Trading Companies, or Sogo Shosha, supported the domestic economy through subsidies and acted as mediators in sending good ... heavy industry in 1970 (Young, 1974).The government of Japan and the General Trading Companies, or Sogo Shosha, supported the domestic economy through subsidies and acted as mediators in sending good ...

(17 pages) 20 1 5.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Sogo Shosha

The Sogo ShoshaThere are thousands of trading companies in Japan today, but only a few hundred are engag ... companies in Japan today, but only a few hundred are engaged in foreign trade. Amongst them are the sogo shosha, which are Japanese general trading companies. In 1993, there are only 16 sogo shosha in ... ing companies. In 1993, there are only 16 sogo shosha in Japan (Shao and Herbig, 1993, p.37). These sogo shosha, whether compares with Japanese or non-Japanese trading companies, are 'unique in terms ...

(10 pages) 60 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers