Bells, bids and traffic jam as world’s largest fish market reopens in Tokyo

An auctioneer gestures during one of the the first tuna auctions on the opening day of the new Toyosu fish market, which took over from Tsukij, in Tokyo, Japan, October 11, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato

TOYOSU, Japan (Reuters) – The world’s largest fish market resumed operations at a new location in Tokyo on Thursday, after final auctions last week at the previous facility in Tsukiji, one of the top tourist attractions in the Japanese capital. The long-delayed opening of the gleaming new $5-billion Toyosu market on reclaimed land was marked […]

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