| About the town of Sakaki
||Sponsored by the Sakaki-Machi
Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 'A
Glimpse of Sakaki' has information in English about the town of
Sakaki. Topics include Sakaki sightseeing, products, industry, commerce,
history and culture.
industry in the town of Sakaki
Sakaki is famous for being at the center of Japan's postwar economic
miracle. Scholars have come from all over the world to study Sakaki
and to discover how this small rural town became a powerhouse of
small- and medium-scale manufacturing. Christopher Keener's doctoral
dissertation examines the reasons for Sakaki's success.
Sakaki Businesses, Organizations, and Personalities
of Commerce and Industry
The town of Sakaki has attracted worldwide attention as a miracle
of industrial growth in the postwar era. The Chamber of Commerce home
page has a wealth of information for and about local businesses.
A local liquor store specializing in directly imported wines. The
site allows online ordering for customers in Japan. Although the content
is mostly in Japanese, shop manager Iwano has recently posted a message
for English readers.
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