Boris Johnson – 2022 Comments on Links Between UK and Japan

The comments made by Boris Johnson, the Prime Minister, on 5 May 2022.

As two great island democracies, and the third and fifth largest economies in the world, the UK and Japan are focussed on driving growth, creating highly skilled jobs and ensuring we remain technology superpowers.

The visit of Prime Minister Kishida will accelerate our close defence relationship and build on our trade partnership to boost major infrastructure projects across the country – supporting our levelling up agenda.