Russia has a 70-year dispute with Japan over four islands, the South Kurils. But the two countries are working to find a long-term solution. Coincidentally, China’s latest action over its own dispute with Japan concerning the disputed Senkaku Islands could drive Japan and Russia closer as they both fear China’s growing influence.

INCREASED tensions between China and Japan over the Senkaku Islands in the South China Sea are driving Russia and Japan closer.

Both countries are concerned with the potential security threat posed by China. Russia is particularly alarmed that its thinly populated Far East could become part of China’s economic sphere and unde...

Unlock the report
8.95 EUR
Secure, instant payment by credit card
Dr. Stefan Lippert
The warming relations between Japan and Russia poses an additional challenge for China
read more about it in the report
Who will benefit?
  • Report is targeted to the decision makers in cross country manufacturing – suppliers, manufacturers, logistics.
  • Also considered useful for the administrative university facilities, to better understand the possibe effects of current decisions.
By clicking "I Agree" below, you acknowledge that you accept our Privacy Policy and Terms and conditions. Feel free to check out our policies anytime for more information.
I agree