Industry of Osaka

Cost Advantages

1. Reasonable business costs

In Osaka, office rents are about 35 % lower and employment costs (average salaries) 19% lower thant those in Tokyo

Business costs of osaka Osaka Tokyo
Commercial Land Price (YR2014)*1 513,500yen/m² 1,445,700yen/m²
Residential Land Price (YR2014)*1 145,600yen/m² 317,000yen/m²
Industrial Land Price (YR2014)*1 112,900yen/m² 231,500yen/m²
Office Rent (YR2014)*2 3,370yen/m² 5,137yen/m²
Warehouse Rent (YR2014)*3 1,536yen/m² 1,893yen/m²
House Rent (YR2014)*4 1,786yen/m² 2,638yen/m²
Average Salary (YR2014)*5 335,304yen/month 412,977yen/month
Comsumer Price Index (YR2013)*6 100.6 105.9
Comparative Cost of Business in Osaka and Tokyo
Sources: *1 Statistical Handbook of Japan 2015, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
*2 Miki shoji Co.,Ltd
*3 CBRE k.k.
*4 Annual report on the Retail Price Survey 2014, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
*5 Monthly Labor Survey 2014, Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Osaka Prefecture
*6 Regional Difference Index of Consumer Price 2013, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications