Europe

Japan-Tajikistan Relations (Basic Data)

November 7, 2018

Basic Data

Diplomatic Relations:

  • Established on 2 February 1992.
  • Embassy of Japan opened in Dushanbe on 26 January 2002.
  • Embassy of the Republic of Tajikistan opened in Tokyo on 28 November 2007.

Number of Japanese Residents:

  • 36 (as of October 2017)

Trade with Japan (2017):

  • Exports to Japan: 163 million yen (fruits, crude vegetable materials, non-metallic mineral ware etc.)
  • Imports from Japan: 662 million yen (meat, transport equipment, machinery etc.)

Japan's Official Development Assistance:

  • List of Exchange of Notes
  • Grant: 34.382 billion yen (the total till FY 2016)
  • Technical Cooperation: 7.435 billion yen (the total till FY 2016)

Cultural Grant (cumulative total fiscal 1975-2016):

  • 330 million yen (Cultural Grant Aid and Grassroots Grant Aid)

VIP Visits

From Japan to Tajikistan
Year Name
1998 Aug. Mr. Keizo TAKEMI, State Secretary for Foreign Affairs
1999 Aug. Mr. Keizo TAKEMI, State Secretary for Foreign Affairs
2000 Feb. Mr. Keizo TAKEMI, Member of the House of Councilors (former State Secretary for Foreign Affairs) (as a Head of the Monitoring Mission for Parliamentary Election)
2000 Jul. Mr. Muneo SUZUKI, Member of the House of Representatives
Mr. Keizo TAKEMI, Member of the House of Councilors
2001 Oct. Mr. Muneo SUZUKI, Member of the House of Representatives (Special Envoy for Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi)
2002 Jan. Mr. Muneo SUZUKI, Member of the House of Representatives
2003 Aug. Mr. Keizo TAKEMI, Member of the House of Councilors (International Fresh Water Forum)
2004 Aug. Ms. Yoriko KAWAGUCHI, Minister for Foreign Affairs (Visiting to Central Asia)
2008 Jul. Mr. Yoshihisa FURUKAWA, Parliamentary Secretary for Justice
2010 Sep. Mr.Muneo SUZUKI, Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, the House of Representatives
2012 Mar. Mr. Jo NAKANO, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs
2012 Sep. Mr. Kazuyuki HAMADA, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs
2013 Mar. Mr. Minoru KIUCHI, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs
2014 Nov. Mr. Kentaro SONOURA, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs
2015 Oct. Mr. Shinzo ABE, Prime Minister
2017 Sep. Mr. Keizo TAKEMI, Member of the House of Councilors
2018 Sep. Mr. Keiji FURUYA, Member of the House of Representatives
From Tajikistan to Japan
Year Name
1992 Oct. Mr. KHOLIKNAZAROV, Minister of Foreign Affairs
1996 Oct. Mr. AZIMOV, Prime Minister
2000 Mar. Mr. NAZAROV, Minister of Foreign Affairs
2001 Jan. Mr. NURI, President of the Islamic Rebirth Party
2001 Feb. Mr. ZIYOYEV, Minister of Emergency Situation
2001 Feb. Mr. KHAIRULLOYEV, Chairman of the House of Representatives
2001 May Mr. Emomali RAHMONOV, President
2002 Jan. Mr. NAZAROV, Minister of Foreign Affairs
2003 Feb. Mr. Emomali RAHMONOV, President
2005 Sep. Mr. SOLIEV, Minister of Economy and Trade
2006 Jun. Mr. NAZAROV, Minister of Foreign Affairs
2007 Dec. Mr. Emomali RAHMON, President
2012 Jul. Mr. ABDURAKHIMOV, Chairman of Committee of Emergency Situations and Civil Defence
2012 Oct. Mr. NAZHMUDDINOV, Minister of Finance
2012 Nov. Mr. ZARIFI, Minister of Foreign Affairs
2013 Dec. Mr. SALIMZODA, Chairman of Committee on International Relations,Public association and Information
2014 Jun. Mr. ASLOV, Minister of Foreign Affairs
2017 Apr. Mr. KHIKMATULLOZODA, Minister of the Economic Development and Trade
2018 Oct. Mr. Emomali RAHMON, President