YOKOSO!JAPAN Travel Mart 2008 autumn
Business meeting for inbound tourism

Period: Oct. 23 (Thu) - 24 (Fri.), 2008
Place: Pacifico Yokohama, Exhibition Hall B

Actual number of overseas buyers who participated
No Country and area Number of participants
1 China 43
2 Russia 24
3 Japan 23
4 Korea 21
5 United States 19
6 Thailand 18
7 Taiwan 16
8 Canada 13
9 Singapore 13
10 Australia 13
11 Hong Kong 10
12 German 9
13 France 9
14 United Kingdom 9
15 Italy 7
16 Malaysia 5
17 Swiss 4
18 Indonesia 3
19 Spain 3
20 Denmark 3
21 Philippine 3
22 Ireland 2
23 Kuwait 2
24 Columbia 2
25 Hungary 2
26 Mexico 2
27 India 1
28 Ukraine 1
29 Austria 1
30 New Zealand 1
31 Finland 1
32 Viet Nam 1
33 Belgium 1
34 Poland 1
35 Portuguese 1

Total 35 countries/regions; 252 companies: 287 persons

Actual number of domestic sellers who participated
No Prefecture and area name Number of participants
1 Hokkaido 31
2 Tohoku 25
3 Hokuriku & Shin-etsu 22
4 Kanto 142
5 Chubu 55
6 Kinki 29
7 Chugoku 19
8 Shikoku 8
9 Kyushu 14
10 Okinawa 13
11 Independent booth 35

Total 393 organizations/corporations

Fam-trips

Tour period: Oct. 19 (Sun) - 22 (Wed), 2008
* Implemented to cover overseas buyers and overseas media who participated in the business meeting for inbound tourism.

Inspected facilities
No Inspected facilities
1 Hokkaido (ski)
2 Hokkaido (major sightseeing areas)
3 Tohoku
4 Hokuriku & Chubu
5 Kanto (World Heritage & spa)
6 Kanto (Tokyo & day trip)
7 Chubu
8 Kansai
9 Chugoku
10 Shikoku
11 Kyushu
12 Okinawa
13 Kansai & Kanto (golden route)