Leading trading organization founded in 1889 in Japan, Kanematsu has always cultivated a pioneering spirit. As the world becomes increasingly digital, Kanematsu has seized the strategic opportunity to enrich its current activity portfolio by advancing initiatives in businesses related to data exchange.
Since the advocacy of "Data Free Flow with Trust" at the Osaka G20 Summit in 2019, Japan has actively been working to define data trading rules and regulations. Looking at advancing society in general, Kanematsu launched JDEX, the Japan Data Exchange, along with Japan Data Exchange Inc, to create a new powerful ecosystem and valorize its full potential.
Relying on Dawex Data Exchange technology, Kanematsu becomes the orchestrator of a large data community enabling organizations from many different industries to acquire, distribute, trade and commercialize data securely, in compliance with Japanese and international regulations.
Kanematsu positions itself as a data powerhouse and takes leadership in the data trading business in Japan.