Austria–Japan relations

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Austrian-Japanese relations
Map indicating locations of Austria and Japan

Austria

Japan
Embassy of Austria in Japan

Austrian-Japanese relations are foreign relations between Austria and Japan. Both countries established diplomatic relations in 1869. Austria has an embassy in Tokyo and four honorary consulates: in Hiroshima, Nagoya, Osaka and Sapporo. Japan has an embassy in Vienna and an honorary consulate in Salzburg.

In June 1999, the President of Austria Thomas Klestil paid a state visit to Japan.[1] It was the first state visit of an Austrian President to Japan.[2]

In 2007, Japan was Austria's third most important overseas trade partner.[3]

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  1. ^ "Klestil-Visite: Kleinbetriebe schaffen Einstieg in Japan" (in German). WirtschaftsBlatt. 1999-06-05. Archived from the original on 26 July 2011. Retrieved 22 November 2008. 
  2. ^ "Austria envisions aid corridor for ethnic Albanians". The Japan Times. 1999-06-03. Archived from the original on 6 June 2011. Retrieved 22 November 2008. 
  3. ^ "Marek: Japan drittwichtigster Handelspartner Österreichs in Übersee" [Marek: Japan is Austria's third most important trading partner in overseas] (in German). Federal Ministry of Economics and Labour of the Republic of Austria. 2007-11-20. Retrieved 24 November 2008. [dead link]

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