Kushiro Japan 2014

The 8th IRT took place October 1-4, 2014 in Kushiro City in Hokkaido, hosted by the Japan Automotive Recyclers Association (JARA).

The four-day event included an international conference, factory visits, and reception party. Topics will include country reports, international standards for automotive recycling, international certification programs, the adoption of Green Recycled Parts, and qualifications and training systems for auto recyclers.

The discussions led to the Kushiro Declaration outlining the future path of the IRT.


October 1, 2014
Registration & IRT Welcoming Reception

October 2, 2014
Recycler’s Yard Tour & BBQ Launch at Takahashi Shokai Co. Ltd.
Visit of Kushiro-shitsugen (Marshland) National Park

October 3, 2014
IRT Meeting: Opening Speeches, Keynote Sessions, Country Reports, Roundtable Discussions
Networking Dinner & Japanese Entertainment

October 4, 2014
IRT Meeting (continued): Roundtable Discussions, Ending Speeches, Group Photo

Watch your video highlights of the 2014 IRT!

Kushiro entertainment

Kushiro night 2Kushiro hotel

International Roundtable on Auto Recycling