We provides information on purchasing apparel materials for corporate customers from Japan.

About ApparelX Global

We provide trims and fabrics from Japan to the world on Global B2B Apparel Sourcing Platform “ApparelX“ powered by Okura Shoji Co., Ltd. found in 1958.

Okura Shoji is a clothing materials trading company for fashion lovers.

In 2020, ApparelX expanded to the global market and released ApparelX Global ™, a cross border E-commerce solution for clothing materials sourcing.

ApparelX Global™’s concept 

 ApparelX Global™ is a global apparel sourcing platform that aims to: 

  •  Exporting Japan products to international market
  •  Importing international products to Japan 
  •  Creating a true global network for the apparel industry by opening office branches, warehouses and building distribution channels in each country. 

 ApparelX Global™ Features

  •  Multi-language – ApparelX is using a unique AI translation technology to handle terminology of the apparel industry and double checks the translation with native speakers. Currently ApparelX Global is available in five languages: English, Chinese (traditional/simplified), Vietnamese, Korean. Italian, French, German, Spanish and Portuguese.
  •  Multi-currency – Including U.S. Dollars, Pounds, Euros, Chinese Yuan, new Taiwanese Dollars, Hong Kong Dollars, Vietnamese Dong, Won and Japanese Yen. The currency list will be expanded in the next phase. 
  •  International Shipping – Right now ApparelX is co-operate with EMS, DHL, UGX, and OCS to create a fast and flexible delivery service for our international customers.
  •  Internationalize, multicultural business:ApparelX Global team including several members from different countries – ApparelX provides fast and accurate responses for email inquiries and Zoom business negotiations in English, Chinese and Vietnamese. 
  •  A network for not only customers, but also suppliers.ApparelX is constantly looking for business partners to join the ApparelX community. ApparelX Business Matching was a big success in Japan and has connected many businesses in the industry together. 
  •  ApparelX other projects include: ApparelX Global Business Matching, ERP Services for exporting and importing, Global Youtube channel, ApparelX Global News, ApparelX Global Blog, attending international fair and exhibitions. 

“ApparelX- Changing apparel material and accessories procurement process”

Developed and operated by Okura Shoji Co., Ltd., with the idea of ​​”Changing apparel material and accessories procurement process”, ApparelX is a site where you can order all apparel textile, trims and accessories at once, going beyond the boundaries of location and distribution channels. ApparelX has been welcomed by many apparel manufacturers and accessory factories, with the number of registered companies exceeding 10000. There have been many inquiries for Japanese fabric from over the world, so we decided to develop an Ecommerce site that supports the languages ​​and currencies of different countries to introduce Japan’s finest products worldwide. Besides bringing Japan products to the world, in the future, we aim to be the network where overseas textile, trims and accessories can be easily purchased in Japan. Finally ApparelX will be a service which users all over the world can procure goods from any country, regardless of languages and borders. 

 ApparelX Global™ project

  ApparelX Global News

This website provides information on clothing materials and the apparel industry in Japan as well as the international market.  


 Okura Shoji Co., Ltd., ApparelX Office 2-5 Kanda Sudacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0041 

 For more information about this topic, please contact: 

TEL: 03-3252-1753 FAX: 03-3252-1755 Mobile: 070−1000−7063(English)

 HP: https://www.excy.co.jp/okura/