Japan Bioindustry Association representatives meet for talks at the BMWi
Following the Bio-Europe conference, the Export Initiative for the German Healthcare Industry (Germany Trade and Invest, GTAI) invited the Japan Bioindustry Association (JBA) and the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) to meet with representatives of the German biotechnology and healthcare industries at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi). On 9 November, BIO Deutschland gave a presentation on the German biotechnology sector’s key figures and the work being carried out by the association to the Japanese delegation. In turn, Executive Director of JBA, Yoshiaki Tsukamoto, gave a presentation on the Japanese biotechnology and pharmaceuticals sector. Experts from GTAI and Health Capital Berlin-Brandenburg also spoke about the process of setting up locations in Germany and Berlin.