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About international exchange of Yokohama-shi

Last update date February 3, 2020

  1. We make use of cooperation, collaborative relationship with eight sisters, friendship town, seven partner cities and cities overseas commencing with five joint statements and plan solution of policy problem of various fields and raise presence and international competitiveness of Motoichi.
  2. We utilize office of Frankfurt, Shanghai, Mumbai and work on business support of the city company, company invitation, sightseeing attracting tourist, cultural exchange, warming measures, city sales.

Maps such as overseas office of Yokohama-shi, sisters, friendship town

Op-ed page

2020 (Raiwa 2) is four sister cities and 55th anniversary!

In 2020 (Raiwa 2), it is Yokohama and Mumbai, Manila, Odessa, the sister city tie-up 55th anniversary with Vancouver!

City, Yokohama ... which is the nearest to interchange - Africa with Africa

Yokohama-shi deepens interchange with each African country as "city, Yokohama that is the nearest to Africa".

Interchange with Yokohama-shi and Africa

Cooperation with overseas city

Sisters, friendship town (8 cities)

Yokohama-shi does not agree through eight sisters, friendship town and sports, culture, technique in particular during purpose and period and performs comprehensive alternating current.

<until past commemorative project - 2019 (Raiwa 1)>

60, Lyon anniversary

Poster design of the 45th anniversary of Yokohama, Shanghai friendship town tie-up Poster design 2 of the 45th anniversary of Yokohama, Shanghai friendship town tie-up

Partner city (7 cities)

It merges Yokohama-shi with seven partner cities in emphasis policy of Yokohama-shi and we set concrete theme and time limit and perform strategic alternating current.

Concrete approach theme with each city

We move to official web site of each local government when we click.

Joint statement (5 cities)

Yokohama-shi shares five cities and idea "growing up together" other than sisters, friendship town and interchange with partner city until now and announces agreement of interchange, cooperation that there starts with being as joint statement.

Sisters, friendship, trade cooperation port (port of 6)

Yokohama Port concludes relations of port of six world and sisters Port, port of friendship, trade cooperation port, and, through dispatch, acceptance and anniversary commemorative project of intern, interchange corps, international exchange in the field of harbor works.

International exchange activity (Port and Harbor Bureau website) in the field of harbor

  • Oakland Port (sisters Port, the United States) - May, 1980 (Showa 55) tie-up
  • Vancouver Port (sisters Port, Canada) - May, 1981 (Showa 56) tie-up
  • Upper seaport (port of friendship, China) - October, 1983 (Showa 58) tie-up
  • Melbourne Port (trade cooperation port, Australia) - May, 1986 (Showa 61) tie-up
  • Dalian Port (port of friendship, China) - September, 1990 (Heisei 2) tie-up
  • Hamburg Port (sisters Port, Germany) - October, 1992 (Heisei 4) tie-up

Interchange in each ward

Overseas office (4 offices)

Yokohama-shi utilizes office of Frankfurt, Shanghai, Mumbai New York and works on business support of the city company, company invitation, sightseeing attracting tourist, cultural exchange, warming measures, city sales.

  • Frankfurt office (the Europe region)
  • Shanghai office (East Asia area)
  • Mumbai office (India and the Southeast Asia region)
  • New York office (the Americas area)

Report of overseas office

Others

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Department of International Affairs Bureau international policy international cooperation section

Telephone: 045-671-4704

Telephone: 045-671-4704

Fax: 045-664-7145

E-Mail address ki-renkei@city.yokohama.jp

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