Japan MAJOR INTERNATIONAL INDUSTRIES
Sources: The Library of Congress Country Studies; CIA World Factbook
An assembly line at an 8mm video camera plant
Radio component manufacturing, Yokohama
As in most countries, a relatively small number of industries dominate Japan's trade and investment interaction with the rest of the world. In the late 1980s, those industries were motor vehicles, consumer electronics, semiconductors and other electronic components, and iron and steel.
Data as of January 1994
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