Roundtable with Minister Kanji Yamanouchi (Embassy of Japan)


On January 28, Keidanren USA hosted a roundtable with Mr. Kanji Yamanouchi, Minister for Economic Affairs at the Embassy of Japan.  Minister Yamanouchi shared his views on Japan’s priority issues for 2016, including TPP, hosting the G7 Summit in May, and serving as a member of the United Nations Security Council.  Minister Yamanouchi also explained Japan’s role as a reliable partner for the U.S. in global affairs.  Participants discussed various issues such as priorities for the G7 and relations with China.