About Japan India Startup Hub

The Japan India Startup Hub is an online platform to bridge the gap between Indian & Japanese startup ecosystems and enable meaningful synergies to promote joint innovation in both economies. The Hub was conceptualized as part of a joint statement signed between the Ministry of Economy, Trade, & Industry (Japan) and Ministry of Commerce & Industry (India) on 1st May 2018. The Hub will enable collaborations between startups, investors, incubators, & aspiring entrepreneurs of both countries and provide them requisite resources for market entry & global expansion.

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1.2 Bn Population 

500 Mn Internet users || 41.6% Internet penetration

#1 IT / BPM services sourcing market

13,000+ Startups registered with Startup India

18 Unicorn Startups with over $60 Bn valuation


127 Mn Population 

120 Mn Internet Users || 92.8% internet penetration

#1 Robotics Destination in the world

1 out of 10  Fortune Global 500 companies have HQ in Japan

Over $10 Bn Japanese VC investment in Indian startups


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