October 18, 2018
In November 2016, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE), India, signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) on the Manufacturing Skill Transfer Promotion Programme. Based on the MOC, on October 18, 2018, METI certified three institutes of human resource development, which are affiliates of three Japanese companies: Ahresty Corporation, Toyota Tsusho Corporation and Terumo Corporation as members of Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing (JIM).
Based on the MOC signed by METI and MSDE in November 2016, on October 18, 2018, METI certified three institutes of human resource development, which are affiliated institutes of three Japanese companies: Ahresty Corporation, Toyota Tsusho Corporation, and Terumo Corporation as members of JIM.
2. Details of the certified institutes
|Name of company
/ in India)
|Name of institute||Location||Date of starting the institute||Number of students and period of finishing course|
/ Ahresty India Private Limited
|Ahresty Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing||Bawal, Haryana||July 9, 2018||43 per grade
|Toyota Tsusho Corporation
/ Techno Trend Auto Park Pvt Ltd.
|Toyota Tsusho NTTF Training Centre||Mandal, Gujarat||September 24, 2018||35 per grade
/ Terumo Penpol Private Limited
|TPLJIM||Trivandrum, Kerala||December 11, 2018||50 per grade
3. Ceremony for JIM certification
On October 18, 2018, witnessed by Mr. Hirofumi Takinami, Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, and Mr. Sujan Romeshchandra Chinoy, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Japan, Mr. Masaki Ishikawa, Director-General, Trade and Economic Cooperation Bureau, granted certificates of accreditation to three representatives of the companies: Mr. Shinichi Takahashi, Director and Managing Executive Officer, Ahresty Corporation; Mr. Yuichi Oi, Executive Vice President, Toyota Tsusho Corporation; and Mr. Hiroshi Nagumo, Executive Offer, Terumo Corporation.
Group photo after the ceremony
From right to left: Parliamentary Vice-Minister Takinami; Executive Offer Nagumo, Terumo; Executive Vice President Oi, Toyota Tsusho; Ambassador Chinoy, India; Director Takahashi, Ahresty; and Director-General Ishikawa.
Division in Charge
Technical Cooperation Division, Trade and Economic Cooperation Bureau