Mitsui & Co. Global Strategic Studies Institute

by Year



Dec. 6, 2023

Seaweed: A High-Profile Material for Decarbonization — Signs of Supply Chain Transformation —

Dec. 5, 2023

Japan’s “Deep Inbound Tourism” to Relaunch ― The Trend of “Local + Luxury” ―

Oct. 16, 2023

India’s “Global South” Strategy ― Focusing on Diplomatic Relations with Africa ―

Oct. 3, 2023

EU Accelerates the Transition to Renewable Energy and Looks to Reduce Dependence on China — The Critical Raw Materials Act and the Net Zero Industry Act —

Sep. 19, 2023

Lithium Manganese Iron Phosphate (LMFP) Batteries Receiving Renewed Attention in China― Expected to Be Installed Mainly in Middle-Class EVs ―

Sep. 19, 2023

Analysis of the Theory That Latin America Is Turning Into “China’s Backyard” and the Outlook for the Future

Sep. 5, 2023

Vietnam's Trade Structure and Challenges for Sustainable Growth

Sep. 5, 2023

Creating a Consumer Market for Nature-Positive Foods — Comprehensive Food Design Is Essential —

Aug. 30, 2023

Impact of Japan’s Aging Population in 2030 — Focusing on the Effect on the Social Security System and Local Economies —

Aug. 24, 2023

Reevaluation of Nuclear Power Begins around the World — Prospects for New Nuclear Reactors under Development —

Aug. 15, 2023

Smoldering Financial Uncertainty and the Eurozone Economy — The Risk of Slipping into a Vicious Cycle of Banks’ Reluctance to Lend and Deterioration of the Real Economy —

Aug. 7, 2023

An Encouragement of Water and Land Sustainability Assessment — Next Set of Corporate Actions Required, Following the Calculation of GHG Emissions —

Jul. 21, 2023

Middle East and North Africa under Pressure to Prepare for CBAM in Two and a Half Years — Efforts in Turkey and Egypt —

Jul. 14, 2023

Innovation in the US Energy Sector as Seen through ARPA-E — Public–Private Collaboration for High-Risk, High-Impact Outcomes —

Jul. 11, 2023

Creation and Development of Human Resources in the Era of AI — Implications for Japan from Domestic and International Examples —

Jul. 4, 2023

Current Status and Prospects of Ukraine’s Fight against Corruption — The Key to Progress Is Pressure from the International Community and Domestic Public Opinion —

Jun. 29, 2023

Can Japan’s Deteriorating Financial Situation Be Improved? ―Reflecting on the Debate Sparked by the Opinion Piece in the Bungei Shunju by Then-Administrative Vice Finance Minister Koji Yano (2021) —

Jun. 16, 2023

The 2024 Problem in Logistics ― Efforts to Avoid a Logistics Crisis ―

May 26, 2023

Post-Brexit Britain at a Turning Point ― Signs of Embryonic Change and the Future Prospects ―

May 26, 2023

Innovation Trends in ASEAN ― Leading Companies and Growth Areas as Deciphered from Patent Applications ―

May 24, 2023

France Driving Europe’s Nuclear Power Renaissance ― Looking To Secure Clean Energy Supply and Export Nuclear Power Plants ―

May 11, 2023

China in 2027— Preliminary Study for Considering Business in China Under Xi Jinping’s Long Administration —

Mar. 28, 2023

Rise of Carbon Farming in India ― World’s Largest Agrarian Country Expected to Become the Leading Market for Carbon Farming Credits ―

Mar. 22, 2023

Initiatives to Popularize EVs in India ― Supply of Parts and Battery Materials Is an Issue; Relying on Imports for the Time Being ―

Mar. 22, 2023

US Population Migration Contributes to Revitalization of Peripheral States ― Raising the Ratio of In-Office Workers as the Starting Point for Future Change ―

Mar. 20, 2023

Technologies to Watch in 2023

Mar. 8, 2023

The China Business of Leading Southeast Asian Conglomerates ― Learning from the Factors behind the Success of CP Group and Kuok Group ―

Feb. 27, 2023

Japan’s Acceptance of Ukrainian Refugees and Migrant Integration — The Challenges and Potential Solutions, as Seen in the Indicators and Past Examples —

Feb. 27, 2023

Protecting Investments via Investment-Related Treaties ― Corporate Responses and Their Limitations ―

Feb. 15, 2023

Information Disclosure and Behavior Changes Required of Companies Regarding Natural Capital ― Shifting the Flow of Funds toward Nature Positive ―

Feb. 7, 2023

Singapore Emerging as a Hub for Cellular Agri-Food Production and Sales — Tackling the Issue of Food Security —

Feb. 7, 2023

Russia’s Climate Change Strategy after the Invasion of Ukraine — No Change in Targets, but Decarbonization Stalls —

Jan. 24, 2023

Transition to EVs Gaining Momentum in the US ― US Auto Industry Reaching a Turning Point ―

Jan. 23, 2023

China’s Rapidly Growing Consumer Market for Prepared Foods — Moves by Chinese Companies, the Problems They Face, and Their Expectations of Japanese Companies —

Jan. 18, 2023

Carbon-Neutral Industrial Complexes Advancing in Europe — Dutch and Belgian Case Studies Suggest Potential for Development in Japan —

Jan. 17, 2023

The Potential for Inflation Caused by Labor Shortages Due to a Declining Birthrate and Aging Population — The Impact of Persistent High Prices on Corporate Management —

Jan. 10, 2023

Wholesale Industry Trends to Enhance Its Significance by Providing New Value ― Efforts to Break Free From Low Profit Structure ―