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Minato Mirai 21 district business outline

Final update date April 1, 2021

Business Purpose

1.Strengthening the independence of Yokohama

The city center of Yokohama was divided into Sekinai / Isezakicho area were divided into two areas. Minato Mirai 21 integrates these two city centers and accumulates companies, shopping and cultural facilities here. In this way, we will create a place for citizens to work and lively, and strengthen the independence of Yokohama by revitalizing the economy and establishing an economic base.

2.Qualitative conversion of port functions

We will maintain parks and green spaces such as Rinko Park (Seaside Park) andNippon-Maru Memorial Park will beneath the beach to create a waterfront space where citizens can relax and enjoy. In addition, the functions of international exchange and harbor management will be accumulated.

3.Segment of business functions in the Tokyo metropolitan area

With the aim of balanced development in the Tokyo metropolitan area, we will accumulate and expand functions such as business, commerce, and international exchange as the biggest saucer for sharing the capital functions concentrated in Tokyo.

plan frame

plan frame
Working population1.9 million people
Residential population10,000 people
Land Use186 hectares
  • Residential land: 87 hectares
  • Roads and railways: 42 hectares
  • Park green space: 46 hectares
  • Wharf: 11 hectares
Business Period1983 (Showa 58)~

Recent Situation

Land readjustment project
Project completed in March 2011

Block Development (as of April 1, 2021)
Total residential land area
about 87 ha
Full-scale useProvisional use
Under constructionUnder planTotal totalDuring useUnder constructionUnder planTotal total
Development area
About 82.8ha
About 65.8haAbout 10.2ha


About 78.2haAbout 3.6ha0.0ha

About 1.0ha

about 4.6ha
Progress rate
About 94.7%

About 75.2%

About 11.7%2.5%About 89.4%4.1%0.0%About 1.2About 5.3 ha

※A fractional adjustment was made as the block development progressed. (April 1, 2021)

Minato Mirai 21 Development Status Map goes to the Minato Mirai 21 District Overall Map (Minato Mirai 21 District Block Development Status) page

Number of business establishments
end of 2020The end of 2019 (Reiwa 1)end of 2018end of 2017end of 2016end of 2015
Approximately 1,820 companiesApproximately 1,820 companiesApproximately 1,810 companiesApproximately 1,810 companiesApproximately 1,760 companiesApproximately 1,770 companies
Number of visitors (estimated)
20202019 (Reiwa 1)2018201720162015
about 60.4 million peopleapproximately 83.4 million peopleabout 83 million peopleabout 79 million peopleapproximately 81 million peopleabout 76 million people
Contribution to finance (city tax revenue)
2019 (Reiwa 1)20182017201620152014
About 17 billion yenAbout 17 billion yen\16.0 billionapproximately \14.5 billionapproximately \15.6 billionAbout 15.8 billion yen
Economic ripple effect
ItemsInvestment amountEconomic ripple effect on the city
Construction investment
(Showa 58-2016)
Approximately \2,062.5 billion (cumulative)
Infrastructure development = approximately 534.8 billion yen
Building construction = approximately 1,527.7 billion yen
Approximately 2,882.7 billion yen (cumulative)
Urban Operations
approximately \1,617.2 billion (annual)
Individual consumption = approximately \502.3 billion
Consumption from corporate production activities was approximately \1,573 billion
Event effect = approximately 57.6 billion yen
Approximately \2,044.6 billion (annual)

Major movements in recent years

February Brands Tower Minato Mirai completed
March BLUE HARBOR TOWER Minato Mirai completed
September Hotel Vista Premio Yokohama [Minato Mirai] completed
June Yokohama Nomura Building Open
June PRME COAST Minatomirai Open

April Shiseido Global Innovation Center (S/PARK) opened
Start of construction of the Yokohama Gate Tower Project in April

June (tentative name) Start of LG Yokohama Innovation Center
July Yokohama Anpanman Kodomo Museum Open in July
September Keikyu Group Headquarters Building Open
October Yokohama hammerhead Domestic Passenger Liners Terminal Intercontinental Hotel Yokohama Pier8 Opened in October
November (tentative name) Minato Mirai 44 Block Plan Started

February Yokohama Grand Gate completed
March Zepp Yokohama Open
April (tentative name) Minato Mirai 21 Chuo District 37 Block Development Plan Started
April North Open Pacifico-yokohama Open April
July Pia Arena MM Open
Start of August K Arena Project
December Murata Manufacturing Minato Mirai Innovation Center Opens

March completed Kanagawa Bureau, Tokyo Metropolitan Expressway Co., Ltd.
April Kanagawa University Minatomirai Campus opened
April (tentative name) Minato Mirai 21 Chuo District 53 Block Development Plan Started

Inquiries to this page

Urban Development Bureau City Center Regeneration Department Yokohama Station, Minato Mirai Promotion Section

Telephone: 045-671-26933

Telephone: 045-671-26933

Fax: 045-651-3164

Email address: [email protected]

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