Opportunities In Space In Japan

Watch our video to find out what opportunities are available to UK companies in the space and satellite communications industry in Japan, and the best options for market entry.

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Sir Martin Sweeting, Executive Chairman of Surrey Satellites Technology Limited, introduces his company and speaks about market entry strategy in Japan.

As with other countries, Japan is seeking more ways to make their space budgets go further, and companies like Surrey Satellites, which offer smaller, more affordable satellite technology are a good option.

Sweeting has some tips for UK space and satellite companies who want to come to Japan, and warned, “Be prepared for it to be a very long game.” In spite of this, he believes the opportunities that the Japanese market provides are substantial, especially in the security and commercial sectors.


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