The government is working on revitalizing the space industry in Japan. The „S-Matching) is intended to facilitate matching between individuals and venture companies having new business ideas in the space field. Together with public and private sectors such as Japan Bank for Policy Development and Investment (DBJ) and the Industrial Innovation Organization (INCJ), it will supply up to 100 billion yen of risk money for space business over the next five years.”

NEDO news release, May 31, 2018