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.

Tire Market Share in Japan, 2013

Nikkei press estimated the 2013 tire market share in Japan. The top supplier Bridgestone occupied 46.1% share in 2013. Practically speaking, the Japanese market is occupied by only four manufacturers (Bridgestone, Sumitomo Rubber, Yokohama Rubber, Toyo Tire & Rubber).
Goodyear tires are sold by Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd.
Michelin used to make their tires in Japan until 2010. But Michelin had withdrawn their factory from Japan.

Figure : Tire Market Share in Japan, 2013

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Manufacturer Market share (%)
Bridgestone 46.1
Sumitomo Rubber 25.2
Yokohama Rubber 16.2
Toyo Tire & Rubber 12.4
Others 0.1

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.