USTR - Fact Sheet,105/10en-usFact Sheet: Non-Tariff Measures: U.S. Consultations With Japan04/12/2013NON-TARIFF MEASURES: U.S. CONSULTATIONS WITH JAPAN Sheet: Toward the Trans-Pacific Partnership: U.S. Consultations with Japan04/12/2013TOWARD THE TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP:U.S. CONSULTATIONS WITH JAPAN Agenda with Japan Yields ResultsThe United States remains actively engaged with Japan on a broad agenda of regulatory and related reforms to further open Japan 's market and help spur greater economic growth and competition through new commercial opportunities and improvements to Japan's business environment.The focal point for this intensive engagement has been the U.S.-Japan Regulatory Reform and Competition Policy Initiative (Regulatory Reform Initiative), launched in mid-2001 and now in its eighth year. Sheet: 2008 Regulatory Reform Initiative Regulatory Reform and Competition Policy Initiative