Japan - Country Commercial Guide
Customs, Regulations & Standards
Last published date: 2020-10-31
Japan - Trade Barriers
Includes the barriers (tariff and non-tariff) that U.S. companies face when exporting to this country.
Japan - Import Tariffs
Includes information on average tariff rates and types that U.S. firms should be aware of when exporting to the market.
Japan - Import Requirements and Documentation
Includes import documentation and other requirements for both the U.S. exporter and foreign importer.
Japan - Labeling/Marking Requirements
Overview of the different labeling and marking requirements, including any restrictive advertising or labeling practices and where to get more information.
Japan - U.S. Export Controls
Includes the U.S. government export controls that companies need to abide by when exporting to this country.
Japan - Temporary Entry
Discusses requirements for products entering the country/economy temporarily. Includes information on warranty and non-warranty items shipped for repairs.
Japan - Prohibited & Restricted Imports
Includes a list of goods that are prohibited from being exported to the country or are otherwise restricted.
Japan - Customs Regulations
Includes customs regulations and contact information for this country's customs office.
Japan - Trade Standards
Describes standards, identifies the national standards, accreditation bodies, and lists the national testing organization(s) and conformity assessment bodies.
Japan - Trade Agreements
Describes trade agreements this country is a party to. Includes resources where U.S. companies can get information on how to take advantage of these agreements.
Japan - Licensing Requirements for Professional Services
Includes license requirements for key professional services that are open to U.S. service providers.
Japan - Web Resources
Includes any websites pertaining to trade regulations, customs, and standards in this country.