While the US is the largest Twitter market, Japan is a close second. Japan is the most highly penetrated country, with more than 34% of the online population using the platform. Japan has been Twitter’s top market by that measure since 2016 and will remain No. 1 through 2023.
Large global insurers that have partnered with Tractable include Spain-based Admiral Seguros and Japanese insurance outfit Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance in 2020. The UK insurtech also expanded existing partnerships with Japan-based Tokio Marine and French insurer Covéa last year. Insurers’ accelerated digitization amid pandemic disruption seems to have helped Tractable double its revenues in 2020.
Metawave is also partnering with Mirait, a telecom engineering firm, to deploy mmWave 5G in Japan. Phantom Auto. What it does: Phantom Auto offers a teleoperation platform that allows users to remotely control and navigate autonomous vehicles at long ranges. Phantom works with customers on solutions for passenger vehicles, trucks, shuttles, industrial vehicles, and delivery robots. Founded: 2017.