Ōsaka is rated Beta − by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Beta level cities are cities that link moderate economic regions to the world economy.
Ōsaka is the #29 city in the world according to the Global Power City Index (GPCI) which evaluates and ranks the major cities of the world according to their magnetism, or their comprehensive power to attract people, capital, and enterprises from around the world. It does so through measuring six key functions: Economy, Research and Development, Cultural Interaction, Liveability, Environment, and Accessibility.
Ōsaka is the #39 city in the world according to the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI) which evaluates and ranks the competitiveness of the major financial centres of the world according to a wide range of criteria – Human Capital, Business, Finance, Infrastructure and Reputation.
Ōsaka has a population of over 2,691,742 people. Ōsaka also forms part of the wider Ōsaka metropolitan area which has a population of over 19,341,976 people.
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Water | Paper Mills | Other Aluminum Rolling, Drawing, and Extruding | Flower, Nursery Stock, and Florists' Supplies Merchant Wholesalers | Shellfish Farming | Other Grocery and Related Products Merchant Wholesalers | Cotton Farming | Primary Battery Manufacturing | Synthetic Rubber Manufacturing | New Housing For-Sale Builders