From May 19-20, 2018, in the zoo Yokohama Zoorasia, an event aiming to enlighten consumers' awareness to solve problems such as deforestation and child labor related to the production of palm oil used for foods and detergent and JCCU took part as one of supporting organizations.
News - 2018.06
On June 11 2018, Mr. Gediminas Varvuolis, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Lithuania and Mr.Deividas Kliučinskas Agriculture Atteché, paid a courtesy call to JCCU.
JCCU on June 15, 2018, held the 68th General Assembly in Tokyo.
On June 7, 2018, four delegates, including two Deputy CEO's from NTCU FairPrice Singapore, Mr. Gerry Lee, and Mr. Tng Ah Yiam visited JCCU headquarters in Tokyo.
the public offering of the 3rd KAGAWA Toyohiko Prize was launched, which targets groups or individuals who have developed or working on pioneering projects to solve social problems in Japan or in abroad for more than 3 years irrespective of nationality.
JCCU, Co-op Kumamoto, and Co-op Kyushu jointly received the "Kumamoto Earthquake (Special Award for Earthquake Response about 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake)" at the BCAO Award 2017.
The Consumer Affairs Agency organizes "Consumer Support Achievement Award" every year. This year, Hokkaido Consumers' Co-operative Union and FCO･OP Consumer Co-operative won the Minister of State for Special Mission Commendation Award while the Best Consumer Support Achievement Award was won by U CO-OP, Co-op Aichi and Okayama Co-op.