Language Comes First
In contrast to its international success over the past 50 years, Japan has one of the lowest English language proficiencies of any developed country, ranking under 100 worldwide. 99% of the Japanese population speaks Japanese. These key statistics highlight how important Japanese is to reaching consumers, most of whom have little patience for reading English and even less for reading improper Japanese. Fully translated and localized content goes hand in hand with success in business.
Whether writing press releases, tweets, letters, or websites, Kyodo PR’s communication experts and trusted partners will ensure content and tone comes across the right way. We carefully filter mistakes, prevent mistranslations, and create the expressions you need for your brand to succeed in the market.