In total, 150 countries and regions and 25 international organizations are expected to participate in Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan.
At this time, 11 countries (Democratic Republic of the Congo, The Holy See, State of Israel, Republic of Liberia, Republic of Lithuania, Republic of Malawi, Republic of Moldova, Principality of Monaco, Republic of Peru, Republic of Seychelles and The Republic of the Sudan) have newly confirmed their participation in Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan, according to an official announcement from the Government of Japan.
As of March 24, 2023, 153 countries and regions and 8 international organizations have officially confirmed their participation in Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan. As a result we have achieved our target of 150 countries and regions.
Since the approval of the Registration Dossier at the BIE General Assembly on December 1, 2020, the Government of Japan and the Organizer of the World Expo 2025, have been conducting official invitation activities. The Organizer will accelerate preparations for Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan, in cooperation with participating countries, regions, and international organizations, while working closely with the Government of Japan.
Please see Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ website below for the official announcement.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ website: https://www.mofa.go.jp/ecm/ec/page22e_000942.html