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Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) was the first to start the mass production of the TF conductors (jacketing) in March 2010 among the 6 parties who are procuring TF conductors in the ITER project. A 760-m Cu dummy conductor was successfully fabricated prior to the manufacture of the actual Nb3Sn conductors. Suitable manufacturing techniques for the long TF conductors were established during fabrication of the dummy conductor. This paper summarizes the technical developments including a high-level quality assurance, leading to the first successful mass production of ITER TF conductor. Approximately 63 tons of strands were manufactured by the two suppliers by August 2011. This amount corresponds to approximately 60% of the total contribution from Japan. Five sDP conductors (415 m) and six rDP conductors (760 m) to be used in the TF coils were completed as of February 2011. This amount corresponds to approximately 25% of the total contribution (rDP: 24, sDP: 9) from Japan. JAEA is manufacturing one conductor per month under a contract with two Japanese companies for strands, one company for cabling and one company for jacketing. This progress is a significant step in the construction of the ITER machine.