Essays Tagged: "japanese market"

A comparative advantage of US food products in Japan

The Japanese Market has become vital to the U.S. Economy. Japan is the number one export market for the ... rket in Japan. American agricultural exports to Japan in 1993 were $8.7 billion. About one-third of Japanese agricultural imports come from the United States. However, there is sometimes a mixed recep ... . However, there is sometimes a mixed reception in Japan regarding products from the United States. Japanese, on one hand, wish to do things 'American' ever since the Second World War. But, on the oth ...

(3 pages) 171 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

US-Japan Automobile Trade Relations

Japan. One Japan-based managing executive of the Big Three has even admitted that they consider the Japanese automobile market to be open. Japan is not the island of protectionism in a sea of free tra ... tively in Japan is not to impose of ridiculous tariffs, but to have Detroit bring up the quality to Japanese standards. All in all, the U.S.'s decision to use automobiles as its wedge to open the Japa ...

(5 pages) 159 1 3.7 Dec/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

One Piece

Considered by some to be the heir to the throne of Dragonball in terms of Japanese market penetration, One Piece is certainly a phenomenon. The manga's print run recently out ...

(2 pages) 26 2 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

International Management - Supreme Canning Company

other.Question 1Was the chairman of the US company wrong for not having found out in advance about Japanese business practice?Not seek informationYes it was wrong for not having found out in advance ... s not been exceeding its goals because it was not enough to absorb increasing imports. To enter the Japanese market was one of the potential bright spots for the Supreme Canning Company. Japan has bee ...

(4 pages) 82 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

AOL Goes Far East

On their home market in 1999, AOL had 21,5% of the market share, but at the same time, on their new Japanese market where 33%of the population had a computer, they only had 3% of the market share. In ... n Online add entered this market a bit too late, at a time when Niftyserve, BigGlobe, DTI and other Japanese companies had already been in place for few years. An other fact is that in 1997 Japan was ...

(7 pages) 44 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


Shiseido is a Japanese company founded in 1872 by Yushin Fukuhara and was at the beginning intended at the pharmac ... was at the beginning intended at the pharmaceutical sector. Since, it has become leader in cosmetic Japanese market but the market has been spiced with the introduction of foreign competitors like Max ... onsumer attitudes and a deepening market recession and the domestic market is now crowdedOpening of Japanese cosmetics industry to foreign competitionForeign companies such as Max Factor, Revlon and C ...

(8 pages) 137 0 4.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Recommendations on a suitable market to enter, justifying its choice based on that country's competitiveness, political stability, infrastructure, economic growth and its overall market potential.

tiveness, political stability, infrastructure, economic growth and its overall market potential.The Japanese market has tremendous potential mainly as a result of it's:- Economic Stability- High techn ... ChannelsCommunicationCurrencyChoicesCommitmentCapacity to payCaveats (threats)Economic StabilityThe Japanese have experienced a major slump in their economy but is still deemed a major economic power ...

(11 pages) 309 0 4.6 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Toys R'us

ents1 Introduction.........12 What Advantages did TRU (Toys "R"Us) have that helped it to enter the Japanese market?.................12.1 Changing Political Climate and Culture......12.2 Strategic net ... d States and abroad encountered many obstacles and barriers when expanding their operation into the Japanese market. The scope of this paper examines what advantages TRU utilized and how a twenty perc ...

(11 pages) 250 0 3.6 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

IKEA in Japan

into the global market to capture more consumer base. Thirty years ago, IKEA tried to move into the Japanese market; however, the company pulled out after failing to capture the local interest. With r ... ople and their culture, Tommy Kullberg, President and CEO of IKEA Japan K.K, plans to return to the Japanese market with his team in 2006 . By working on these marketing sets, I have had the opportuni ...

(10 pages) 268 0 3.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Global Marketing

ricing market and lower pricing market. Both markets offer lucrative business for TwoDogs™ as Japanese market is one of the most seek by multi national companies in the world.This report present ... to be more proactive to the ever changing market demands if TwoDogs™ gives licensing to local Japanese manufacturer.1. INTRODUCTIONThe world today is ever changing and for that it is ever challe ...

(20 pages) 223 0 3.8 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Godiva Europe Case Study

of chocolate purchases take place around Valentine’s Day. Godiva must find ways to attract the Japanese market to chocolates on other holidays and occasions, not just Valentine’s Day.Godiva ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Japanese Beer Market: Asahi Beer

Japanese beer market is the world's fourth largest market after the US, Germany and China. Beer is c ... r the first time in the last five years there has been 1.1% increase in consumption.For many years, Japanese beer market has been dominated by four main breweries - Kirin, Sapporo, Asahi and Santory - ... changes in the relative positions of competitors.In 1980s, Kirin Beer had the biggest share of the Japanese beer market. Leading position was achieved through implementation of a successful market st ...

(8 pages) 39 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Mission and Objectives Paper

reate a marketing strategy for their product. Power-Mass is ready to introduce their product to the Japanese market and position the product to capture an emerging market for alternate fuel cell techn ... or the marketing plan provide data used in the strategy that our company will be using to enter the Japanese market.MissionPower-Mass is a company specializing in the production of methanol (methyl al ...

(4 pages) 42 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Global Business Plan

ike North Aluminum that is seeking to do business in Japan, there are many smaller factors like the Japanese economy, politic structure, culture and legislation that have to be studied before entering ... mostly industrial and educated. An able workforce provides the possibility of quick development for Japanese companies. In addition, the ethics of saving in Japanese households also provides Japanese ...

(16 pages) 155 0 5.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Corporate strategy

shed by Sochiro Honda and his partner, Takeo Fujisawa. Having succesfully established itself in the Japanese market, Honda entered the US market in 1959. By 1960, its Supercub model was highly success ...

(3 pages) 187 0 4.3 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Marketing in Japan

sents a huge potential, for American businesses.The options for American firms wishing to enter the Japanese market are as follows: 100 percent ownership Establish a new plant of office (wholl ... h a new plant of office (wholly owned subsidiary). 100 percent buyout of a Japanese firm (takeover).Partial ownership Establish a joint venture (subsidiary) w ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Godiva Corp

he festival and holiday.III) Japan Market: Godiva chocolates represent a famous and luxury image in Japanese market. Godiva company can generate high profit in this market because of price level (4000 ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

WalMart's Entry into foreign Markets

the UK. After problems in Germany and South Korea, Wal-Mart took a slow and gradual entry into the Japanese market. Wal-Mart entered Japan in 2002 with a 34 percent interest in Seiyu, Japan's fifth l ... What are some inherent risks?Wal-Mart invested into Seiyu because it wanted a platform to enter the Japanese market. Seiyu which was a local retailer was a logical and reasonable choice. Seiyu was a p ...

(16 pages) 234 1 4.3 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Merrill Lynch in Japan

t and customers away from Japan's big four stockbrokerages, which traditionally had monopolized the Japanese market (Hill, 2009)."ChallengesThe legal system of Japan is very different from the United ... he United States. "Restrictive regulations made it almost impossible for Merrill Lynch to offer its Japanese private clients the range of services it offered clients in the United States (Hill, 2009). ...

(3 pages) 43 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies