Industry of Osaka

Cost Advantages

1. Reasonable business costs

In Osaka, office rents are about 40 % lower and employment costs (average salaries) 18% lower thant those in Tokyo

Business costs of osaka Osaka Tokyo
Commercial Land Price (YR2016)*1 690,600yen/m² 1,699,300yen/m²
Residential Land Price (YR2016)*1 147,800yen/m² 332,800yen/m²
Industrial Land Price (YR2016)*1 106,700yen/m² 249,600yen/m²
Office Rent (YR2016)*2 3,226yen/m² 5,604yen/m²
Warehouse Rent (YR2016)*3 1,494yen/m² 1,948yen/m²
House Rent (YR2016)*4 1,768yen/m² 2,612yen/m²
Average Salary (YR2016)*5 334,322yen/month 408,611yen/month
Comsumer Price Index (YR2015)*6 100.3 104
Comparative Cost of Business in Osaka and Tokyo
Sources: *1 Statistical Handbook of Japan 2017, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
*2 Miki shoji Co.,Ltd
*3 CBRE k.k.
*4 Annual report on the Retail Price Survey 2016, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
*5 Monthly Labor Survey 2016, Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Osaka Prefecture
*6 Regional Difference Index of Consumer Price 2015, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications