UK Gov / British Embassy Tokyo

June 17, 2021

UK secures markets access to Japan for exports of poultry meat

UK poultry can now be served on Japanese tables with industry estimates predicting this will boost the industry by up to £65 million over five years. The UK has secured market access to Japan for imports of UK poultry meat – opening up new opportunities for UK farmers, producers and exporters in the world’s third …
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June 17, 2021

UK secures markets access to Japan for exports of poultry meat

UK poultry can now be served on Japanese tables with industry estimates predicting this will boost t ...

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June 17, 2021

Joint message from the UK and Japanese Loneliness Ministers

We, the Minister for Loneliness in the UK and the Minister for Loneliness and Isolation in Japan, he ...

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June 10, 2021

SME7, under UK’s Presidency of the G7, sets out agenda for small business, crafts, and the global recovery

Representatives of the leading small business and craft organisations from across the G7 met on 20 M ...

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June 3, 2021

Green light for UK to start CPTPP talks

On Wednesday, it was agreed by member nations of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Tra ...

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May 28, 2021

Green Finance Institute chair Sir Roger Gifford passes away

Green Finance Institute chair and senior banker for Skandinaviska Ennskilda Banken (SEB), Sir Roger ...

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May 17, 2021

BCCJ members welcome HM ambassador to Japan, Julia Longbottom CMG

On March 29, Julia Longbottom CMG formally became British Ambassador-designate to Japan. Having sinc ...

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May 7, 2021

UK and Japan agree strengthened trade and security partnership ahead of G7 meeting

Source: UK Gov Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab held talks today at Chevening House with Japan’s Min ...

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February 2, 2021

Formal Request to Commence UK Accession Negotiations to CPTPP

Source: UK Gov The UK is formally applying to join one of the world’s largest free-trade areas, de ...

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December 3, 2020

Trade with Japan from 1 January 2021 / CEPA

AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND AND JAPAN FOR A COMPREHEN ...

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July 3, 2020

英国上院議会による調査への協力のお願い

英国上院議会では英国政府の新条約交渉を精査する役割の一環として、日 ...

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July 3, 2020

UK House of Lords: UK-Japan Trade Inquiry

A new inquiry that has just been launched by the International Agreements Sub-Committee of the Hou ...

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May 15, 2020

DIT publishes ‘UK-Japan free trade agreement: the UK’s strategic approach’ document

On May 13, the Department for International Trade (DIT) published a 94-page document laying out the ...

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January 30, 2020

British businesses go for gold in Japan

It is six months to go until the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and the demand for British goods and services a ...

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January 10, 2020

UK – Japan trade hits record high in boost for Scottish firms

Scottish businesses are benefiting from record levels of trade with Japan, as UK exports totalled £ ...

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December 18, 2019

Tech Rocketship, UK Gov support for Japanese tech start-ups

BCCJ members and guests joined a morning briefing on December 16, to find out what the UK Government ...

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December 2, 2019

UK competition offers launchpad for Japanese startups

By British Ambassador to Japan, Paul Madden, for the Nikkei Asian Review From future of mobility to ...

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