Following a 0.9% drop in revenue in 2012, Nippon Express recorded revenue growth of 8.6% in 2013, as a result of improved export and import demands and steady growth in the domestic freight market. Increased spending ahead of the consumption tax rise introduced in Japan in April 2014 also drove growth for the company in 2013. Overseas-related business account for 32.5% of Group revenue, a figure Nippon Express is aiming to increase to 40% by 2015 through expansion of subsidiaries and increased efforts to build a non-Japanese customer base. For more details, download the IPC Carrier Intelligence Report for Nippon Express. If your company has not yet subscribed to IPC’s Carrier Intelligence Reports, please visit this page or email us at info@ipc.be.