We are an organization founded for the promotion of business and economic
growth in Hawaii based upon the principle, "Members Supporting Members."

The organization provides leadership and programs which promote membership
interaction, resulting in growth and the continuation of its legacy.

The Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce is one of Honolulu’s major business organizations, representing a cross-section of the city’s businesses, industries and professions. As members of the Chamber, businesses and government professionals are given an opportunity to collectively seek solutions to Hawaii’s community and business problems which can best be solved by group action.

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By Maile Kanemaru, Laulima Committee Chair On Saturday, February 18, 2017, the Chamber members and the Junior Chamber members participated a joint community service project at the Institute for Human Services (IHS). As 10 volunteers were requested by the IHS, total of 13 participants, including six Chamber and seven Junior Chamber members worked to sort […]

Every year there comes a time to thank the most important people in the HJCC: the members! On February 23, the Pomaikai Ballrooms held the 2017 General Membership Gathering. For the first time in many years, the General Membership Gathering featured an expo with member companies promoting their services.

“We dined at the Michelin two-starred restaurant ‘Commis’ in Oakland recently, and this dinner prepared by the KCC students was so much better,” was a comment from one of the 41 impressed diners at the February 28 event sponsored by the HJCC Tasters Club at the college.

“We dined at the Michelin two-starred restaurant ‘Commis’ in Oakland recently, and this dinner prepared by the KCC students was so much better,” was a comment from one of the 41 impressed diners at the February 28 event sponsored by the HJCC Tasters Club at the college.

HJCC’s Japan Business Relations Committee presented a special seminar from visiting Professor, Dr. Atsushi Sunami, held at the Consul General of Japan’s residence on February 14th, 2017. Dr. Sunami’s presentation was about the how the advancement of technology has contributed to economic development and technological leadership in Japan.

“Shinnen Akemashite Omedetou Gozaimasu”

Upon arrival guests were welcomed by Chair Dave Erdman, wife Tamae, incoming chair Brian Nishida and reigning Cherry Blossom Queen Alexis Okihara.Once through the newly positioned Torii Gate, guests entered the yatai-style food booths featuring fried mochi by Yamanashi Kyoyukai, Oyster Shooters from the Pagoda Floating Restaurant, volunteers serving up local favorite Anda[gi]-Dogs and Omamori sales by the Izumo Taishakyo Mission of Hawaii.

We are an organization founded for the promotion of business and economic
growth in Hawaii based upon the principle, "Members Supporting Members."

The organization provides leadership and programs which promote membership
interaction, resulting in growth and the continuation of its legacy.