Message from the President

Thank you for visiting our website.

We, Nittsu Research Institute and Consulting, Inc. (NRIC), are Asia’s leading “Logistics” think-tank and consulting firm.

NRIC was established in 1961, when “distribution revolution” was on the rise in Japan. With its wealth of experience and know-how, NRIC has conducted comprehensive researches and practical consultations in every aspect of logistics, in addition, provided advices and proposal for both public and private sectors in various industries.

Today, logistics plays a vital role in an efficient management system. You may notice that words like 3PL (3rd party logistics) and SCM (supply-chain management) are prevalent in almost all industries on a global basis. This is the area where NRIC is the strongest – NRIC continues its efforts to help our clients achieve and build strategic and the most efficient logistics system domestically and globally.

We have been receiving client’s increasing needs for global information, especially of emerging markets like Southeast Asia, India, Latin America and Africa. Demands include situation analysis of logistics infrastructure and distribution systems, international trade requirements and limitations, feasibility study, entry strategy building and specific market/industry research for clients’ target markets. We have added and continue to add necessary resources to quickly respond to such clients’ needs.

Green logistics, energy-saving transportation, logistics safety and education for logistics industry are other important parts of NRIC. We believe our works of those areas widely contribute to not only the logistics industry, but also to the whole society.

Thank you again for your interest in NRIC. We work hard to meet clients’ needs and to contribute to a better world. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions and comments; your inputs are always welcome.

Yokoyama, Keiichiro