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Investment and Other Various Promotion Activities

--In response to the increasing demand by the Middle East countries for further investment and technical transfer by Japanese firms, JCCME conducts the following investment and other various promotional activities for the oil producing countries in the Middle East--

:Market Surveys

In view of difficulties in obtaining investment-related information on the Middle East oil producing countries, JCCME conducts market surveys and provides information on industries considered as investment targets.

:Exchanges of Investment Promotion Missions (Dispatching and Reception)

JCCME endeavors to promote Japan’s investment and joint venture projects through missions sent to oil producing countries in the Middle East. The missions are comprised of business people from Japanese enterprises that are interested in foreign investments, hold meetings with leading figures in business entities, governments, and the chambers of commerce and industry in the region.
Furthermore, JCCME receives business missions from these oil producing countries in order to improve their understanding of the status quo of Japanese industries.

:Feasibility Studies

JCCME conducts feasibility studies on potential joint ventures projects between Japanese companies and the oil producing countries in the Middle East for investment. The studies cover various issues ranging from market conditions, construction and operational costs for production facilities and profitability to legal, technical and financial matters.

:Technical Guidances

When a joint venture has already been established or is certain to be implemented, JCCME sends Japanese experts to the country concerned. This aims to provide professional guidance regarding the technology and management required for establishing and operating a successful joint venture.

:Research and Advisory Activities

JCCME carries out research on the investment environment and market condition in oil producing countries in the Middle East through the below-mentioned investment promotion offices, while exploring investment opportunities and providing Japanese companies with information on potential investment projects. In addition, JCCME dispatches investment specialists to the Middle East oil producing countries with a view to offering information on Japanese companies’ investment needs to business people in those countries as well as giving advice on potential investment projects to Japanese companies based there.

:Investment Promotion Exhibition

JCCME hosts exhibitions on products and technology of Japanese enterprises to increase understanding and interest of the Middle East oil producing countries on Japanese technologies, while aiming at the business enhancement of Japanese enterprises in the Middle East oil producing countries.