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EXPO 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan


Japan has been elected as the host country of World Expo 2025.

Exposition Title and Logo EXPO 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan
expo logo image
Proposed Schedule April 13 - October 13, 2025 (184 days)
Location Yumeshima, Osaka City, Osaka Prefecture, Kansai
Theme Designing Future Society for Our Lives
Subthemes Saving Lives
Empowering Lives
Connecting Lives
Expected Total Number of Visitors Approximately 28 million visitors

Registration Dossier Concerning the Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan

On December 27, 2019 Japan submitted the Registration Dossier of the 2025 World Exposition in Japan, named as the “Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan” to the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE).

Overview Regarding the Registration Dossier (in Japanese)PDF
Full Texit Registration Dossier –All chapters (English)PDF
Registration Dossier –Tous les chapitres (francais)PDF

Full Text of the Bid Dossier

On September 25, 2017, Japan submitted a bid dossier, the document outlining the proposed plan, to the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) to host the World Expo 2025 in Osaka, Kansai.

Overview Regarding the Bid Dossier (in Japanese)PDF
Summary of each chapter in the Bid Dossier (in Japanese)PDF
Full Texit Bid Dossier –All chapters (English)PDF
Bid Dossier –Tous les chapitres (francais)PDF


METI releases Japan’s candidate brochures to host the 2025 World Expo in English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian and Portuguese.

One World, in Osaka, Kansai:

the Assistance Programme for Developing Countries


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International Exhibitions Promotion Office, Commerce and Service Industry Policy Group

Last updated:2022-04-11