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.

We continue creating opportunities since 1900 to promote fostering friendships, connecting “B2B” (business-to-business), and mālama ka ‘āina (‘caring for the land’).

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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A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who came out to support our 42nd Annual Samurai Classic Golf Tournament!
It was another sold-out year with great food, fun and fellowship!
68 teams of 204 golfers and 50+ volunteers gathered for this year’s tournament held on Thursday, May 9th, 2019 at the Pearl Country Club.

On Thursday, April 11, 2019, over thirty Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce (HJCC) members attended the “Executive Forum Series – Leaders Growing Leaders –“ event featuring Russell Hata, Chairman & CEO of Y. Hata & Co. Limited.

President & CEO Wayne Ishihara was recently visited by former Japanese Ambassador to the Republic of Lithuania, Toyoei Shigeeda (next to Mikoshi) who led a delegation from Hojo-Seiansho Co. to discuss opportunities for their bean jam products with Chef Alan Wong (next to Mikoshi) and Takao Hasegawa, Director, General Manager, Sales Department (next to Alan […]

Please find information on the 2020 Census below, with thanks to Sharen Nakashima, U.S. Census Bureau Representative. U.S. Census Residency Rules How the 2020 Census will invite everyone to respond (PDF of images below)

Visit with President/CEO Wayne Ishihara led by delegation headed by Bunkichi Sato, General Manager, Koriyama Male Choir.

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.

We continue creating opportunities since 1900 to promote fostering friendships, connecting “B2B” (business-to-business), and mālama ka ‘āina (‘caring for the land’).