Survey December 2017

Feeling good about the future

But lack of staff is big worry
Survey May 2017

FCIJ: taking the pulse

How will Brexit affect the UK and the European Union?
Survey November 2016

Poll: Bit better

Firms send mixed signals on economy, performance
Survey June 2016

Slow growth

Firms positive but less upbeat than in last poll
Survey December 2015

Less positive, but still bullish

Optimism on sales, profitability and growth
Survey June 2015

Bright economic future expected

Firms show good performance, optimism
Survey December 2014

Economic hope remains

A survey on business confidence shows firms expect further growth.
Survey June 2014

More optimism on economic growth

UK firms are bullish in their approach to doing business in Japan according to a recent survey.
Survey November 2013

Less Confident, But Still Bullish

This results of this year’s autumn Foreign Chambers in Japan Business Confidence Survey
Survey November 2012

Business Survey

Conducted on 16–26 October, this year’s autumn Foreign Chambers in Japan Business Confidence Survey drew 327 valid responses from members of business organisations and 17 foreign chambers of commerce in Japan.
Survey May 2011

Disaster Aftermath Business Confidence Survey

Inevitably, the 3/11 disaster had a significant influence on the “Foreign Chambers in Japan Spring Survey”, especially the outlook for the economy and firms’ short-term (six months) business performance. Compared to the previous survey (autumn 2010), this one shows uncertainty about the economic situation in Japan, especially over the short term.
Survey October / November 2010

UK-Japan Relationship

The British Council has released a research report entitled “The Cultural Relationship between the UK and Japan”, which is one of a series from around the world. The research is based on a mixture of statistical indicators, an on-line survey, and in-depth interviews with key individuals involved in the bilateral relationship.