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Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry

YOSHIDA Nobuhiro

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Mr. Yoshida Nobuhiro was appointed Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry on September 15, 2023. In this role, Mr. Yoshida oversees METI’s ongoing efforts to promote the economic revitalization of the Fukushima area, a key priority for the Ministry.

Mr. Yoshida is a member of the House of Representatives, the lower house of Japan’s National Diet. In the Diet, Mr. Yoshida represents the Kyushu region of southern Japan.

Prior to national politics, Mr. Yoshida was active in local politics as a Member of the Fukuoka Prefectural Assembly.

Before seeking elected office, Mr. Yoshida gained experience in the private sector through employment at heavy machinery maker MITSUI MIIKE MACHINERY Co., Ltd. Mr. Yoshida started his professional career as a public official at Omuta City Hall in Kyushu.

A graduate of Kyushu University’s School of Law, Mr. Yoshida was born of December 8, 1967, in Kumamoto, Japan.

Last updated:2023-09-29