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Southwest USA 2020

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Over several decades, Japanese investment gravitated towards certain corners of the United States for various reasons: Japan's proximity to California, the concentration of banks and financial firms in New York, the strength of manufacturing in the South and Midwest, and the indisputable reputation of Cambridge, Massachusetts and Silicon Valley as hotbeds of innovation. While particular regions have established deep ties with Japanese companies, investors from Japan remain focused on finding new growth areas in the United States.
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Northern California 2020

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This year marks the 160th anniversary since the escort ship Kanrin Maru sailed into San Francisco, carrying onboard a Japanese diplomatic delegation. From 1860 until the turn of the century, a wave of Japanese immigrants regularly set sail for Northern California, seeking a new life and bringing with them traits that made them valuable members of their adopted country - resourcefulness and industriousness.
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