Policy paper

UK Japan Joint Vision Statement

The UK and Japan commit to elevating our security and prosperity partnership.


Japan-UK Joint Vision Statement


Japan and the UK are global strategic partners, sharing common interests as outward-looking and free-trading island nations with a global reach, committed to the rules-based international system.

We share the fundamental values of freedom, democracy, human rights and the rule of law.

Building on our historic ties, we have committed to elevating our partnership to the next level, focusing on international security, the economy, and innovation and growth.

Published 31 August 2017