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20. Foreign Companies in Kansai by Category
According to the survey (“Foreign Affiliated Companies in Japan, a Comprehensive Directory 2010”) conducted from February to May in 2010 by Toyo Keizai Inc., with regard to the manufacturing industry, machinery and chemicals are to the fore, with electrical-related manufacturers gaining on them remarkably in recent years. As for the commercial category, wholesalers of machinery and electronics are to the fore.
Data: Foreign Affiliated Companies in Japan, a Comprehensive Directory 2010 (Data Bank Series), Toyo Keizai Inc.
*There was a change to the business categorization in 2008, and it does not correspond to the previous categorization.