Content - Welcome to SCCIJ

Committed to Strengthening Swiss-Japan Ties

Martin Fluck, President of SCCIJ

Founded in 1981 and officially approved by the Japanese Ministry of Industry and Trade the following year, we support the interests of Swiss companies doing business in Japan as well as Japanese companies interested in doing business in Switzerland.

Not only do we count among our members some of the biggest Swiss multinationals but we are also proud of the many small and medium-sized companies, the so-called hidden champions which constitute an important part of our membership.

Find out more about the SCCIJ and make it "Your Swiss Network" in Japan.
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  • Donations & Initiatives

    Donations & Contributions by the Swiss Community

    Information Platform for the rebuilding efforts in Tohoku

    Ganbare Nippon

    Members News

    Read about updates, news and changes at members of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan.

    SCCIJ Members News

    Contact SCCIJ

    Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan
    Swiss House 1F
    2-11-1 Nagata-cho,
    Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6190

    Tel  +81 (0)3 6205 4453
    Fax +81 (0)3 6205 4454

    In case of a major disaster in the Kanto area, please refer to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government website.

  • Latest News

    • July 22, 2014 Forum: Innovation in Switzerland and Japan

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      Tokyo (SCCIJ) - It was an interesting and inspiring afternoon with many insights: The Swiss-Japanese dialogue on innovation, diversity and globalization attracted almost 350 registered guests of which many stayed for a concluding networking reception at Roppongi Academyhills. The occasion was the visit of Swiss Federal Councillor Johann Schneider-Ammann and a large delegation of representatives of companies and organizations. The event organized by the Swiss Business Hub and the Science & Technology Office of the Embassy of Switzerland helped to comprehend the similarities and differences in the innovation policy approaches of the two countries.

    • July 18, 2014 Swiss versatile joystick for animation artists

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      Tokyo (SCCIJ) - A development of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH Zurich, can help animation artists to improve and fasten their drawing skills. Because manipulating 3-dimensional animated characters on a 2D screen is challenging and requires years of training, the new input device of ETH researchers can be assembled into a shape similar to the virtual character. User studies report favorable comparisons to mouse and keyboard interfaces.

    • July 14, 2014 SCCIJ luncheon for Swiss business delegation

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      Tokyo (SCCIJ) - More than 140 guests attended a packed luncheon on the occasion of the Japan visit of Mr. Johann Schneider-Ammann, Minister of Economy, Research & Innovation and Agriculture of Switzerland and his economic delegation. The prominent speaker was Mr. Hiroshi Nakaso, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan since March 2013. The luncheon was organized by the Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in a joint effort with the American Chamber of Commerce Japan and the European Business Chamber. The topic of the speech was "Japan's economy and monetary policy".

Upcoming Events
  • July 26, 2014 Swiss National Day Celebration

    The Embassy of Switzerland, the Swiss Club Tokyo and the Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan would like to invite you, your family and friends to join the Celebration of the Swiss National Day 2014.

  • November 22, 2014 Year Änd Party 2014 in Tokyo

    Please save the date, the Year Änd Party will take place on November 22 this year! Details to be announced in due time..

Past Events
Articles on SCCIJ
SCCIJ sponsorship

May we invite you to become our sponsor and show the Swiss Business Community in Japan your active support to the SCCIJ.
Depending on the sponsorship category, we offer you a unique advertising opportunity.
Thank you for your kind consideration.

SCCIJ member privilege

ANA InterContinental Tokyo has kindly established a corporate accommodation rate for the SCCIJ member companies.
Please take a look from here!



  • Straumann
  • Swissotel
  • DHL
  • Okuno and Partners
  • Commerzbank
  • Reishauer
  • ABB
  • Swiss
  • DKSH
  • USM
  • Novartis
  • Oakwood
  • Swiss Business Hub
  • Swiss Culture
  • EBC
  • JMEC
  • Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong