The City of Yokohama Mumbai Representative Office has been established to deepen the ties between Yokohama and India including Mumbai, one of Yokohama’s sister cities. Its activities would include, promoting trade, business and economic exchange between Yokohama and India by attracting Indian business and companies to Yokohama and functioning as a support centre and communication channel for these Indian companies as also help these companies in obtaining financial support from the Yokohama city government.
In addition, the office
In the year 2015, on the occassion of the 50th anniversary of this sister-city agreement, the City of Yokohama opened its Representative office in Mumbai. The Office opening ceremony and Economic Seminar was held on 19th November 2015 at the Taj Mahal Palace and Towers Mumbai, and was inaugurated by the Honourable Mayor of Mumbai and Chairman of Yokohama city council. It was attended by city council members, Deputy Mayor and officials from the City of Yokohama, economic delegation from Yokohama and businesspersons from both Japan and Indian companies.