October 20, 2018, according to FIVB official announcement by President Dr. Ary S. Graça, the next edition of World Cup will be held from September 14 - 29, 2019 in Japan.
There will be total 12 Participants in a round-robin system tournament
Team 1. Japan (as organiser)
Team 2. Serbia (recent World Champion)
Team 3-12. the best teams from AVC, NORCECA, CSV, CEV and CAVB (subject on the recommendation method of different confederations)
Remarks: No Tokyo Olympic vacancies are allocated by this tournament but FIVB WR points will be rewarded.
Site A: Yokohama, Sapporo
Site B: Hamamatsu, Toyama
Round A+B: Osaka