Japan’s pharma industry is the 2nd largest in Asia and the 3rd largest worldwide following the US and China. Growth isn’t expected to slow down anytime soon as the booming pharma market in Japan is expected to grow annually.

Gathering 600 exhibitors and 16,000 pharma professionals from around the world, CPhI Japan is the ideal platform to meet the biggest pharma companies to tap into this attractive market and source the latest technologies and innovative products! 


Cphi Japan 2021 in Numbers




Attendees (Online & In-person)


Countries represented

Unparalleled Networking Opportunities!

Your visitor badge will gain you access to 14 parallel events, giving you unlimited access to meet and network with key industry players from across the entire pharma supply chain. 

  • Source Japan’s most innovative products/solutions
  • Search for companies and potential partners
  • Arrange meetings with potential partners online
  • View our extensive exhibitor list and directory 
  • Network with exhibitors and other users via the
    chat service
  • Watch innovative content
  • Connect and do business with representatives and
    companies from the entire value chain

One Event - More Experiences

This year, more than ever, we have so much to look forward to!  Whether you’re attending in-person in Tokyo or online, we have something for everyone. 

More Options

The Online & In-Person format will allow for maximum attendance at the event. Whether you choose to join us in-person or online you will get the best event experience and networking possibilities.

More Time

The online event will open earlier and with its advanced search functions will give you more time and make it easier to connect with each other, identify prospects, source solutions, and find suppliers.

More Networking

With networking opportunities at your fingertips, it’s never been easier to nurture existing business relationships and forge new ones - all at the click of a button or face to face in Tokyo! 

More Flexibility

And that's not all! We will open our online event a month before the in-person event so that you have more time to search for the right connections, identify prospects and source solutions, all saving you time to walk the show floor in Tokyo more effectively! 

Join Us Next Year in Tokyo!

7 Event Under 1 Roof

  • CPhI: pharmaceutical ingredients
  • ICSE: contract manufacturing and services
  • P-MEC: machinery, technology & equipment
  • ​bioLIVE: biopharmaceutical developments
  • InnoPack: packaging & drug delivery systems
  • FDF: finished dosage formulation
  • NEX: natural extracts 

An Ambivalent Market
This report highlights trends in Japan’s pharma market, notably how costly, long-listed products will be replaced due to generic and biosimilar industries continuing to grow in volume and market share. It also discusses increased internationalisation of innovation, with a rise in acquisitions and partnerships with academia. Download the report.

We Got You!
Whether you are looking for a new supplier, manufacturer or service provided, we got you! Tap into this attractive market and source the latest technologies and innovative products, or use the search tool to find your next business partner across different categories. View the 2021 Exhibitor List.

Learn About Your Industry!
With the market opening up to foreign players, the CPhI Japan programme features a blend of content tackling legal, commercial and technical topics & offers in-depth insights into the current state & the future of the Japanese pharma industry. We host bilingual seminars and conferences that you can attend online and in-person!

Prepare with the Help of Expert Insights

Our 2021 Pharma Outlook report has been published in collaboration with some of Pharma’s biggest names to provide key insights that will help you navigate the year and grow your business. Download Your Copy!