VISIT JAPAN Travel Mart 2014・VISIT JAPAN MICE Mart2014
Business meeting for inbound tourism

Period: Sep. 24 (Wed) - 26 (Fri), 2014
Place: TOKYO BIG SIGHT East Hall 6

Actual number of overseas buyers who participated
No Country and area Number of participants
1 Korea 30
2 China 47
3 Hong Kong 14
4 Taiwan 11
5 Thailand 25
6 Singapore 19
7 Malaysia 21
8 Viet Nam 8
9 Indonesia 31
10 Philippines 11
11 India 9
12 Australia 16
13 New Zealand 3
14 United States 20
15 Canada 20
16 Portugal 1
17 Spain 1
18 Italy 1
19 Switzerland 1
20 France 8
21 German 9
22 Poland 2
23 United Kingdom 14
24 Denmark 1
25 Sweden 1
26 Norway 1
27 Russia 19
28 Online 3

Total 347 companies (27 countries/regions)

Actual number of overseas media who participated
No Country and area Number of participants
1 Korea 1
2 China 1
3 Taiwan 1
4 Thailand 1
5 Malaysia 1
6 Viet Nam 1
7 Indonesia 2
8 Philippines 1
9 Canada 2
10 Russia 1

Total 12 companies (10 countries/regions)

Actual number of domestic sellers who participated
No Prefecture and area name Number of participants
1 Hokkaido 32
2 Aomori 2
3 Iwate 4
4 Miyagi 5
5 Akita 1
6 Yamagata 2
7 Fukushima 2
8 Ibaraki 2
9 Tochigi 8
10 Gunma 7
11 Saitama 4
12 Chiba 17
13 Tokyo 135
14 Kanagawa 10
15 Niigata 6
16 Toyama 2
17 Ishikawa 4
18 Fukui 3
19 Yamanashi 5
20 Nagano 17
21 Gifu 5
22 Shizuoka 7
23 Aichi 10
24 Mie 5
25 Shiga 3
26 Kyoto 15
27 Osaka 21
28 Hyogo 5
29 Nara 2
30 Wakayama 3
31 Tottori 1
32 Shimane 3
33 Okayama 4
34 Hiroshima 6
35 Tokushima 1
36 Kagawa 3
37 Ehime 1
38 Kochi 1
39 Fukuoka 6
40 Saga 1
41 Nagasaki 3
42 Kumamoto 1
43 Oita 6
44 Miyazaki 1
45 Kagoshima 3
46 Okinawa 15

Total 400 companies

Actual number of PR Participants who participated
No Business category Number of participants
1 Local government 1
2 Tourism association 1
3 Lodging facilities 1
4 Transportation/Transit 2
5 Travel company 4
6 Entertainment 1
7 Shopping facilities 1
8 External Trade Organization 1
9 Carrier 1
10 Software Development 1
11 Bank 1
12 Interpreter Dispatch 1
13 Inbound media business organizations 1

Total 17 companies

Fam-trips

Tour period: Sep. 26 (Fri) - 30 (Tue), 2014
* Implemented to cover overseas buyers and overseas media who participated in the business meeting for inbound tourism.

Courses and numbers of participants
No Courses Number of participants
VISIT JAPAN Travel Mart 2014 Familiarization trip
1 Hokkaido Course [4days, 3nights] 32persons
2 Nikko & Tohoku Course [4days, 3nights] 10persons
3 Fuji & Nagano Course [4days, 3nights] 26persons
4 Kyoto Course [3days, 2nights] 23persons
5 Ise Grand Shrine, Kumano Kodo, and Mt. Koya Course [4days, 3nights] 19persons
6 Kyushu Course [4days, 3nights] 22persons
7 Seto Inland Sea [4days, 3nights] 23persons
8 Tokyo Area Course [2days, 1night] 5persons
VISIT JAPAN MICE Mart 2014 Familiarization trip
9 Kansai Course [5days, 4nights] 8persons
10 Hokkaido Course [5days, 4nights] 8persons

Total 185 persons (Overseas buyers 176 persons , Overseas media 9 persons)