The overall strategic goal is “to realize the world’s most advanced bio economy society in 2030”. New budget requests for FY2020 include 2 billion yen for “Development of bio-based production technology that accelerates the realization of carbon recycling”, 850 million yen for “Development of technology related to cellulose nanofibers”  and 1.83 billion yen for the “Plastic Effective Utilization Advancement Project”.

NEDO news release, October 30, 2019