Panasonic is among the first Japanese investors to relocate their activities to Vietnam in the context that multinational corporations are considering to restructure their global manufacturing. Attracting these relocated projects will be factors that reaffirm Vietnam as a safe and open destination. Marukawa Yoichi, general director of Panasonic Vietnam, talked with VIR’s Kim Oanh about the plan to move its facility from Thailand to Vietnam.
An increasing number of firms from Japan and other countries are moving their production to Vietnam from neighboring China, said Kobayashi Yoichi, chairman of the Japan-Mekong Business Cooperation Committee, at a dialogue in Hanoi City today, February 25.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 18 hosted a reception for a delegation of Japanese businesses led by Yoichi Kobayashi, Chairman of the Mekong-Japan Business Cooperation Committee from the Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) in Ha Noi.