Chubu Region Local Guide Biz is a website that introduces information about Chubu region (Aichi Prefecture, Shizuoka Prefecture, Nagano Prefecture, Mie Prefecture, Gifu Prefecture, Toyama Prefecture, Ishikawa Prefecture, Yamanashi Prefecture, Fukui Prefecture) in a directory format. This site provides information about restaurants, stores, companies, organizations, exhibitions events, famous sightseeing spots, demonstration experiments. It is an information site that supports the Chubu region’s local community by providing information. Now, we are looking for volunteers to work with us! 日本語は こちらで です。
The Chubu region consists of nine prefectures: Aichi, Shizuoka, Nagano, Mie, Gifu, Toyama, Ishikawa, Yamanashi, and Fukui. , Fukui), the inland Central Highlands (Yamanashi, Nagano, Gifu), and the Tokai region facing the Pacific Ocean (Shizuoka, Aichi).
The population and GDP of the Chubu region is the second largest among the Tohoku (including Hokkaido), Kanto, Kinki, Chugoku, Shikoku and Kyushu (including Okinawa) regions, and is the region that drives the Japanese economy.
In addition, the Chubu region, which is located in the center of both the Tokyo and Osaka metropolitan areas, has a regional structure in which a group of highly independent cities surround Nagoya and its core in a “Q” shape. There is a cluster of internationally competitive manufacturing industries centering on Aichi Prefecture, and a cluster of medical industries in Shizuoka Prefecture.
The Chubu region accounts for 16.5% (20,774,000) of Japan’s total population (126,167,000). It accounts for 17.6% of 588.053 billion yen. In addition, the GDP growth rate in 2018 was 2.4%, the highest among regions.
In terms of tourism, the total number of visitors to the Chubu region, a domestic travel destination in 2019, was 162.52 million, accounting for 19.0% of the national total of 853.23 million visitors. The number of foreign visitors is 8.747 million, accounting for 11.6% of the national total (75.321 million). Source: Ranking Data in Japan
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