Kasugai: Healthy and Energetic

Area Information

Location
Near northern Nagoya's primary transportation facilities such as the Tomei and Higashi Meihan Expressway.
Access
The Tomei, Higashi Meihan, and Route 19 Expressways pass through the city.
Centrair is 45 minutes by train and 48 minutes by car.
Infrastructure
Next to Nagoya Airport, which provides small commuter flights and business jets.
Parts of Kasugai, such as the Kachigawa area are aggressively undertaking urban development programs.
Economy & Industry
Kasugai is part of the "Aichi, Nagoya Monozukuri Research and Development Special Allocation Program." As part of this joint development project , Chubu University and the Kasugai Chamber of Commerce and Industry teamed up to create the "Kasugai Technology Exchange Plaza" dedicated to R&D. Some of the program's results include precision testing equipment and recycling technology of test chemicals.
The municipality makes a subsidy system for the acquisition of lands and buildings for industrial invitations.
Life and Culture
Cultural programs such as "Building a Cultural Hometown: Kasugai Festival" and "Creating New Cultures: Culture Forum Kasugai" add to the rich culture of the city.
Ochiai Park is one of Japan's top 100 urban parks.

Basic Data


Ochiai Park


Akechi Industrial Park
Surface Area:
92.71km2
Manufactured Products Shipped: (100 million yen)
7,014
Population:
304,989
Number of Firms:
10,530
Important Industries:
Electronics, Pulp and Paper
Primary Players:
Oji Paper Kasugai Mill, Matsushita Ecology Systems
Universities and Research Facilities:
Chubu University
Corporate Enticement Projects
Firm Location Promotion PT

Business Opportunities

Contact:
Economic Promotion Section Municipal Service and Economic Affairs Department City of Kasugai
Address:
5-44 Toriimatsu-cho Kasugai, Aichi
Phone:
+81-568-85-6245
URL:
http://www.city.kasugai.lg.jp/languages/english/index.html