Import of Cosmetics to Japan

2018-06-11
One of the largest markets for cosmetics and personal care products, Japan has a long tradition of using cosmetics, which makes the Japanese consumers particularly conscious of the safety, quality and value of their purchases. In this regard, the cosmetics industry in Japan is governed by the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Law (PMDL), formerly known as the Pharmaceutical Affairs Law... [See PDF version for more information]