Google has signed an agreement with Goodman to purchase a land at Goodman Business Park in Greater Tokyo. Google plans to build its first data center in Japan.
Google aims to meet the growing needs of Google Japan’s customers such as Cloud with this investment in the country.
Goodman Business Park is located in a seismically stable inland region outside of flooding zones, in Chiba New Town.
”We are pleased to welcome Google to Goodman Business Park. A global company of this caliber selecting Goodman Business Park as a data center location in Japan, solidifies the potential of the precinct as a technology hub and center of local and global innovation,” said Mr. Angus Brooks, Chief Executive Officer of Goodman Japan.
”In addition, the presence of Google at Goodman Business Park is expected to bring a significant positive economic impact to Chiba New Town and Inzai City,” he added.
Goodman Business Park is a master-planned logistics and business precinct that on completion provides over 900,000 sqm of built space with an appealing employee environment and flexible space options at an attractive price point for customers. It caters to the needs of companies operating in a variety of industries, including technology, logistics and distribution, light manufacturing, food and non-food retailers, e-commerce, and the automotive sector.