Aichi Quality "Outstanding companies in Aichi at the heart of manufacturing"
Aichi is the No.1 prefecture in the manufacturing industry.
According to Industrial Statistics for 2009, the annual value of products
shipped from Aichi Prefecture was 34.4 trillion yen (companies with
4 or more employees). This occupied
13.0% of the national total, and was 19.4 trillion yen ahead of the next highest prefecture, Shizuoka, at 15.0 trillion yen. This was the 33rd consecutive year Aichi was ranked number one in the manufacturing industry in Japan.
*The value of product shipments, etc. is the sum of the revenues from processing, product shipment, repairs, the shipment of waste and refuse generated in manufacturing processes and other revenues and includes the value of the consumption tax.
The number of companies with 4 or more employees of the manufacturing industry in Aichi Prefecture is the second largest in Japan at 19,695, which occupies 8.4% of the national total.
The number of employees of the manufacturing industry in Aichi Prefecture is 801,450(companies with 4 or more employees), which occupies 10.4% of the national total the highest among all prefectures.