Japan will have the most aged
population of all industrial countries by 2010.
The rest of the world owes Japan
over $500 billion.
Japanese companies employ 68% of
the world's robots.
In 2002, Japan held one third of
the US automobile market.
Eight of the world's ten biggest
banks are Japanese.
By the year 2010, 25% of British
factories will be run by Japanese bosses.
Between 1990 and 2000, the number
of European companies bought by Japanese companies
There is a very serious lack of
workers entering the workforce in Japan.
Japanese investors do up to 30% of
the buying and selling on the New York Stock Exchange.