Courtesy Visit to Mr. John Boyle, Commissioner of Alaska's Department of Natural Resources


In a recent meeting on April 19th, Head Consul Hamada and Commissioner John Boyle of Alaska's Department of Natural Resources delved into the diverse industries of Alaska and the potential for Japanese collaboration.

With Commissioner Boyle overseeing vast expanses of land and various sectors including oil, gas, mining, and more, the discussion highlighted Japan's longstanding involvement in Alaska's economy. From fisheries to renewable energy, opportunities for collaboration were explored, alongside discussions on the impact of new technologies like A.I. with its vast energy needs.

The Consular Office of Japan hopes to foster sustainable development and prosperity for both nations.