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Webinar: How to Sell on Rakuten Ichiba: Japan’s Largest Marketplace

September 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Rakuten Ichiba is Japan's largest online marketplace. Join this webinar and learn how to get your products in front of millions of consumers.

Japan is the 4th largest e-commerce market in the world. Selling on e-commerce platforms is a great market entry strategy for UK companies who have not yet established their own office or found a trading partner.

Rakuten Ichiba, operated by Rakuten Inc., is the biggest online marketplace in Japan, followed by Amazon Japan and Yahoo! Shopping. They are now actively looking for new overseas sellers.

The guest speaker is Reid Wegner, based at Rakuten US. He will speak about their business model and the opportunities for UK companies. He supports potential overseas sellers on Rakuten Ichiba every day.

Esther Williams, Head of Trade at the Department for International Trade in Japan, will host the guest speaker.

Benefits of Attending:

  • Rakuten's market share and position in the Japanese e-commerce market
  • Learn how UK companies can sell on Rakuten
  • Learn about issues UK companies need to bear in mind before starting
  • Hear success stories
  • Q&A Session

Register via the following link: http://www.exporttojapan.co.uk/event/how-sell-rakuten-ichiba-japans-largest-marketplace


September 8, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am