Japan is halfway across the world from Georgia, but the two sides have a long history of working together.

GlobalAtlanta traveled to the country in January to see what the future holds for this relationship. Back in Atlanta in March, we covered how the tragic earthquake and tsunami further strengthened their bond.

The report includes more than 20 stories originally published on our website and then consolidated in a special email edition sent out May 4.

Interviewees included Georgia’s economic representative in Tokyo and officials from TOTO, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Aflac, Toppan and other firms. We also visited Fukuoka, Atlanta’s sister city.

View the full report at www.globalatlanta.com/japanreport. Ten percent of ad proceeds to the Japan-America Society of Georgia‘s tsunami relief fund.

As managing editor of Global Atlanta, Trevor has spent 15+ years reporting on Atlanta’s ties with the world. An avid traveler, he has undertaken trips to 30+ countries to uncover stories on the perils...