Where can you find Halal food products in Japanese market?
In 1980s you could hardly find Halal shops and restaurants in Japan. Nowadays, only in Tokyo there are more than 60 Halal Food Shops and over 200 Halal Food Restaurants and increasing.
Today availability of Halal food in supermarkets and even in convenience stores makes the life more comfortable for the Muslim residents, and also gives the travelers a peace of mind especially to those who would like to visit small towns.
Here is some information that comes handy either for Muslims who reside in Japan or those who are planning to visit for sightseeing.
Titled Japan Halal Expo 2015, the two-day event in the Makuhari Messe convention center in the city of Chiba, will essentially seek to boost public awareness of halal fare, enlighten visitors on the latest market trends surrounding Muslim tourists and allow Japan-based Muslims to give feedback on whether this is a Muslim-friendly nation.
The exhibition will also provide business opportunities and platform for information exchanges in order to assist Small and Medium-size Enterprises to expand Halal related businesses including exports.
- On the "Halals" page all the establishments that are providing Halal and Muslim Friendly Products and Services in different Prefectures, Cities and Wards are classified in alphabetical order.
- On top of Shops, Restaurants, Hotels … pages, you would see the "Criteria", which tells you about the type or qualifications of the establishments listed on that page.
- On almost every page you will find 2 brown buttons: