JETRO to Launch New U.S.-Japan Business Platform and Host Carbon Neutrality and Hydrogen Technology Webinar


SAN FRANCISCO–()–The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) will host a webinar on the topic of Carbon Neutrality and Hydrogen Technology to celebrate the launch of JETRO’s new “J-Bridge” business platform on September 9, 2021.

In October 2020, Prime Minister of Japan SUGA Yoshihide announced the Japanese government’s goal of achieving Carbon Neutrality in 2050. In order to reach this goal, METI devised a “Green Growth Strategy,” that involves increased collaboration with international businesses and organizations in the carbon neutral field. In addition, this past April, President Biden and Prime Minister Suga signed the “U.S.-Japan Climate Partnership on Ambition, Decarbonization, and Clean Energy” to strengthen bilateral cooperation in order to help each country achieve their individual climate goals.

To support these efforts, METI and JETRO…

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