Cost of Living and Price Reports from Tokyo, Japan. You can download the Excel list of items+prices I posted.

English translation of the monthly report "Retail prices of major products in Tokyo" published by Tokyo Metropolitan government can be downloaded also.

Table of Contents of Statistics/Rankings/Graphs is here.

Washing Machine Market Share in Japan, 2013

Nikkei newspaper estimated the 2013 washing machine market share in Japan. According to it, Hitachi Appliances had the biggest share (29.3%). 4.768 million washing machines were sold in 2013. The total sales decreased by 1.2% from 2012.

Figure: Washing Machine Market Share in Japan, 2013

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Manufacturer Market share (%)
Hitachi 29.3
Panasonic 23.0
Toshiba 22.5
Sharp 15.6
Others 9.6

The source of the market share is Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun newspaper, the article on 2014 July 28th.

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Table of Contents of Statistics/Rankings/Graphs is here.

In terms of the cost of living information, you can download the Excel price list of goods I posted.

English translation of the monthly report "Retail prices of major products in Tokyo" published by Tokyo Metropolitan government can be downloaded also.