Minami Uonuma City
Minami Uonuma is a beautiful four season city located in Niigata Prefecture, just 82 minutes away from Tokyo by bullet train (Shinkansen). The area is famous for manufacturing automotive and electronic parts as well as agriculture. Niigata prefecture is a home for more than 80,000 small and medium companies.
In line with the “Abenomics” Economic Growth Policy, Minami Uonuma city has formulated its revitalization strategy based on IT. The city has carefully crafted a 15 year master plan to attract 350 IT companies from foreign countries. The aim is to support local companies in achieving the next level of growth through IT and innovation.