about KCCI


Organization Chart (as of November, 2016)

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Establishment October 1882
Legal Status Special authorized corporation in conformity with Chamber of Commerce and Industry Law
Membership Approx. 12,000 firms
Chairman Yoshio TATEISHI
(Honorary Chairman, OMRON CORPORATION)

(Director and Excecutive Advisor, The Bank of Kyoto, Ltd.)


Atsushi HORIBA
(Chairman, President & CEO, HORIBA, Ltd. )

Shigehiko HATTORI
(Senior Corporate Advisor, SHIMADZU CORPORATION)

Tetsuo KUBA
(Chairman of the Board, KYOCERA Corporation)


Kanejiro NOSE
(President, KEIMEI-SHOJI,Ltd.)

President Tsuneoki OKUHARA

Number of councilors: 150
Number of secretariat: 117


| Business Council ▼ | Committee ▼ | Secretariat ▼ | International Sister Chambers ▼ |

Business Council

Business Council has been organized to help members with appropriate improvements and developments in their respective field of activity. Each member belongs to a business Council according to its types of business.

  • Retail Business
  • Wholesale Business
  • Textile & Dyeing Industry
  • Electrical, Machinery & Metal Industry
  • Construction Industry
  • Food Products & Specialties
  • Chemical Industry
  • Manufacturing Industry for Life
  • Tourism & Transportation
  • Finance & Securities
  • Culture & IT
  • Service Industry



Committees are formed to study important economic, social and international problems in accordance with the specific theme of the committee.

Standing Committee

  • Small & Medium Sized Businesses
  • Industrial Policy
  • Regional Development & City planning
  • Election System & Member Enhancement

Special Committee

  • Promotion of Traditional Industry
  • Promotion for the Kansai Science City
  • International Exchange
  • Fashion Industry
  • Tourism Strategies
  • Enegy & Environmental Policy
  • Promotion of Sports in Kyoto
  • Kyoto Brand Promotion
  • Cooperation between Businesses & Universities, Promotion of New Industry Industry
  • Development of Southern Kyoto
  • Development of Human Resource
  • Promotion of Kyoto Economic Center
  • Human Rights



General Affairs Division

  • General Affairs & Personnel
  • Accounting
  • Administration

Members' Division

  • Members' Service
  • Human Resource Development
  • Jobcard Center

Policy Planning & Public Relation Division

  • Planning & Public Relations

Economic & Industrial Division

  • Business Promotion
  • Urban Development
  • Kyoto Brand Promotion

Consultation Center for Management of Small & Medium Sized Enterprises

  • Management Consulting
  • Finance Consulting
  • Business Start-Up, M&A
  • Intellectual Business Promotion

Project team for Kyoto Economic Center


International Sister Chambers

Chambre de commerce et d'industrie de Paris
(since 15th Jan. 1988)

Camera di Commercio Industria Artigianato e Agricoltura di Firenze
(since 22nd Oct. 2005)