Wednesday August 7th, 2013 - 2:04PM
JETRO (Japanese External Trade Organization), a government-related organization that works to promote mutual trade and investment between Japan and the rest of the world, will be participating at NY NOW, formerly NYIGF, later this month for its 17th time since 2005, the company stated. JETRO will feature 25 companies including four new participants in the Japan Pavilion.
Both Skater and Takenaka will feature multi-colored, microwave and dishwasher safe bento collection containers. Modern Aizu lacquer-ware products will also be featured from Bitowa from Aizu and SanYoshi, while Joboji will feature hand-made lacquerware pieces with layers of Joboji lacquer. For dining and kitchenwares, Uchicook, Nousaku and Kodoto will feature Japanese items from tea canisters to cookware to cutlery.
Other JETRO companies that will attend NY NOW include Gladee, Hachiman, Geografia, Kagami, p+g design, Prairie Dog, Ohashi Ryoki, B Prize, Wabie, Birdy plan, @aroma, Sakai City, Yamazaki, Marna, Monos, and Cubeegg.