JASE-W participated in the energy solution mission organized by JETRO in order to explore the energy saving business in the Republic of South Africa. They visited the Department of Energy, the Department of Trade and Industry as well as government affiliate organizations and energy-intensive industries. They also held the workshop at Johannesburg at which the participating companies and organization introduced their own energy saving technologies and products. In South Africa, the electricity tariff is getting higher and people has a strong conscious of energy saving and they had much interest of “Japanese Smart Energy Products and Technologies”.
Date: 8th – 16th November, 2014
Visited:Government and government affiliate organizations, power generation plants, aluminum smelting, mine(cokes, gold), cement, fertilizer, sugar, seafood processing and dairy plants Mission members from JASE-W:Toyota Tsusho and secretariat