Japan Last Updated: March 2011 Background Japan is the world's largest importer of LNG and coal and the third largest net importer of oil. Japan has few domestic energy resources and is only 16 percent energy self-sufficient.
globalization deepens the interdependence of economies worldwide, it exposes the contradictions and problems in domestic economies and societies, generating domestic debate.
FOREIGN TRADE BARRIERS-265-JAPAN TRADE SUMMARY The U.S. goods trade deficit with Japan was $72.7 billion in 2008, a decrease of $10.1 billion from $82.8 billion in 2007.
Introduction Official Name: Japan Nationality: Japanese Area: 377,835 square kilometers (145,883 square miles) Language: Japanese Currency: yen (JPY) Location: Eastern Asia, island chain between the North Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Japan Statistical Information Population 127.4 million 0-14 ...
CRS Report for Congress Prepared for Members and Committees of Congress Japan’s 2011 Earthquake and Tsunami: Economic Effects and Implications for the
United Nations Population Division , Replacement Migration 53 4. Japan (a) Past trends The total fertility rate in Japan fell from 2.75 births per woman in 1950-1955 to 2.08 births in 1955-1960.
Japan: 2011 Article IV Consultation--Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; IMF Country Report 11/181; June 28, 2011
FOREIGN TRADE BARRIERS 183 JAPAN TRADE SUMMARY The Japanese economy continues to be characterized by low economic growth, weak demand for imports, and excessive overregulation.
PREAMBLE MIGRATORY BIRDS (JAPAN) ARTICLE II (12/74) RST/TREATY PAGE 1 OF 10 Protection of Birds and Their Environment Convention signed at Tokyo March 4, 1972; Ratification advised by the Senate of the United States of America March 27, 1973; Ratified by the President of the United States of ...
- 3 - 1. INTRODUCTION 1.1The United States held consultations with Japan under Article XXIII:1 regarding restrictions on imports of certain agricultural products on 11 July 1983 and 8 and 9 September 1983 (L/6037).