Japan Country Risk Report

Providing comprehensive data and in-depth analysis of political, financial and economic risk.

Report includes: BMI's Core Views, 10-year Forecasts, BMI's Economic Risk Index, Political Stability and Risk Index, Long-term Political Outlook, Operational Risk Index, SWOT Analysis and Structural Economic Sections

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  • Benefit from 10-year macroeconomic forecasts and insight into the structural characteristics of the economy
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Japan Country Risk Report
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Assess your risk exposure in Japan with our 100% independent forecasts assessing the pace and stability of this key market. Backed by trusted data from BMI Research's 52 million data point economic forecast model, this report will allow you to measure political, economic, business environment and operational risks in Japan with confidence.

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Executive Summary
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Core Views
5
Major Forecast Changes
5
Key Risks
5
Chapter 1: Economic Outlook
7
SWOT Analysis
7
BMI Economic Risk Index
7
Economic Growth Outlook
8
Maintaining Weak Growth View Despite Fiscal Stimulus
8
GDP By Expenditure Outlook
10
TABLE: GDP GROWTH FORECASTS
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TABLE: PRIVATE CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
10
TABLE: GOVERNMENT CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
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TABLE: FIXED INVESTMENT FORECASTS
10
TABLE: NET EXPORTS FORECASTS
11
Fiscal Policy And Public Debt Outlook
11
Stimulus Package Smaller Than Expected But Still No Appetite For Austerity
11
Structural Fiscal Position
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TABLE: MAIN REVENUE AND EXPENDITURE CATEGORIES
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TABLE: FISCAL AND PUBLIC DEBT FORECASTS
12
External Trade And Investment Outlook
13
Rising Oil Prices Pose The Largest Risk To Economy
13
Outlook On External Position
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TABLE: MAIN EXPORT AND IMPORT PARTNERS
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TABLE: MAIN IMPORT AND EXPORTS
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TABLE: CAPITAL & FINANCIAL ACCOUNT BALANCE
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TABLE: CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE FORECASTS
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Monetary Policy
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Inflation Bottoming Out
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Monetary Policy Framework
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TABLE: MONETARY POLICY FORECASTS
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Currency Forecast
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JPY: At A Crossroads
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TABLE: BMI CURRENCY FORECAST
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Chapter 2: 10-Year Forecast
21
The Japanese Economy To 2025
21
Abenomics Hangover Only Just Beginning
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TABLE: LONG-TERM MACROECONOMIC FORECASTS
21
Chapter 3: Political Outlook
25
SWOT Analysis
25
BMI Political Risk Index
25
Domestic Politics
26
Abe's Third Arrow Likely To Miss The Mark
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TABLE: POLITICAL OVERVIEW
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Long-Term Political Outlook
27
Abe And LDP Face Colossal Long-Term Challenges
27
Chapter 4: Operational Risk
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SWOT Analysis
31
Operational Risk Index
31
Operational Risk
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TABLE: DEVELOPED STATES - LABOUR MARKET RISK
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TABLE: DEVELOPED STATES - LOGISTICS RISK
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TABLE: DEVELOPED STATES - CRIME AND SECURITY RISK
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TABLE: DEVELOPED STATES - TRADE AND INVESTMENT RISK
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Chapter 5: BMI Global Macro Outlook
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Global Macro Outlook
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Broad Recovery But Three Notes Of Caution
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TABLE: GLOBAL FORECASTS, 2015-2020
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TABLE: DEVELOPED STATES, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
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TABLE: EMERGING MARKETS, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
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TABLE: MACROECONOMIC DATA & FORECASTS
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