Worldpay opens for JCB card acceptance in Japan

Worldpay merchants will now be able to accept JCB cards in Japan

JCB card acceptance

Worldpay opens for JCB card acceptance in Japan. Source: shutterstock.com

FIS announced an agreement with JCB, the leading issuer and acquirer in Japan and a global payment network. It means that Worldpay, FIS’ global eCommerce platform, will allow Japan-operated businesses to accept payments by JCB cards. Enterprises running their businesses in Japan received a comprehensive e-commerce solution.

​Worldpay merchants who sell online in Japan will be able to streamline their payments technology and settlements. It means they will accept more types of card payments through a single integration rather than multiple third-party contracts.

E-commerce market of Japan worth an estimated $162.8 billion in 2018, expecting to grow 28% by 2021. This way, merchants operating in Japan can broaden their payments portfolio to give consumers the ability to pay in their preferred way.

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Japan’s eCommerce market is set to be a powerhouse of growth over the next few years and being able to offer businesses a broad portfolio of card brands is key to merchant success in the region. We are committed to delivering modern, leading-edge solutions in Japan and around the globe to help merchants run their operations more cost-effectively, connect with customers in more meaningful ways, and grow their businesses
Mark Heimbouch, President of Worldpay Merchant Solutions, FIS

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