🇯🇵 Gotemba is a city on the south-eastern flank of Mount Fuji in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.
Economy Gotemba has a mixed economy. Agriculture has traditionally been dominated by rice, irrigated by water from Mount Fuji, and has been supplemented by the growing of various green vegetables and the raising of pigs. Development of light industries, especially in food processing and electronics has profited through Gotemba's location on the Tōmei Expressway, and Gotemba is noted for a number of golf courses and a spacious outlet shopping center.
Retailing company Chelsea Japan rented former Gotemba Family Land Amusement Park, and officially opened in July 2000 as Gotemba Premium Outlets.
Gotemba has a population of over 88,370 people. Gotemba also forms one of the centres of the wider Shizuoka Prefecture which has a population of over 3,637,998 people.